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The IPA Association of America (TIPAAA) is the leading trade association serving independent/integrated physician associations (IPAs). Founded in 1994 in Oakland, California, TIPAAA provides a wide range of services and educational programs to assist IPAs in operational efficiency, governance structures, managing risk programs, developing physician leaders, and delivering value to members. The Association has nearly 700 organization members, chapters in 39 states (with more in development), and represents more than 300,000 U.S. physicians affiliated with IPAs.


Simply put, TIPAAA makes sense. We understand your needs and provide you services and product offerings to help address and solve your issues. TIPAAA is also cost-effective, as the benefits received far outweigh the annual dues.

Professional Development

Access to the best and most focused learning opportunities on physician-related issues provided through Webinars, and national, regional, and local programs – all at significant member discounts.


Local Chapter Membership

Free chapter membership provides local issue updates, education programs, and networking opportunities.


Timely news and information releases via email ensure that you are notified of TIPAAA’s upcoming, topical, and beneficial educational programs, additional features added to our Website (, industry developments, products, and services that may be of interest to you and to your organization, and pertinent news affecting the association and our physician members.


Annual National Meeting

Be a part of a premier education and networking conference for executives, staff, and physicians of physician organizations at significant member discounts.


Participate in ongoing dialogue and develop professional and personal networks at national, regional,