Integrated Physician Practices

2018 IPPS Interim Meeting highlights

The Integrated Physician Practice Section (IPPS), the voice of physician-led integrated systems within the House of Delegates, met on Friday, June 9. 

The IPPS elected a new member to the Governing Council, Narayana Murali, MD, EVP of Care Delivery and Chief Clinical Strategy Officer, Marshfield Clinic Health System Executive Director of Marshfield Clinic, WI. 

Members engaged in a dynamic morning program on direct contracting between large employers and health systems which featured executives from Henry Ford Health System and General Motors discussing their recent agreement for Henry Ford Health System to provide a wide range of health care services for up to 24,000 salaried GM employees and their dependents in Southeast Michigan.  

The meeting also featured a presentation and reaction panel around the RAND/AMA study on the effects of payment models on U.S. physician practices. All program slides will soon be available on the IPPS meeting web page.