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APG is the leading national association representing physician organizations practicing budget-based, prospectively-paid coordinated healthcare. Our membership currently comprises more than 350 medical groups and independent practice associations (IPAs) across the nation.

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Latest News


  • Andy Slavitt Bio

    From 2015 to 2017, Andy served as the Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) under President Obama. Prior to that, And…

    April 2, 2021
  • Chris Chen, MD

    Dr. Christopher Chen is the Chief Executive Officer of ChenMed, an innovative physician practice that aims to be America’s leading primary care provider. Worki…

    April 2, 2021
  • Ian Morrison

    Ian is an internationally known author, consultant, and futurist specializing in long-term forecasting and planning with particular emphasis on health care and…

    April 2, 2021
  • June Simmons, MSW Bio

    June Simmons, MSW, President, and CEO has enjoyed a long career as a health care executive in hospital and home care settings. Since founding Partners in Care …

    April 2, 2021
  • Mark D. Smith, MD MBA Bio

    Dr. Smith is currently a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of California at San Francisco. From 2016 through 2019 he co-chaired the Guiding Comm…

    April 2, 2021
  • Robert J. Margolis, MD Bio

    Robert Margolis, MD, is CEO Emeritus of HealthCare Partners LLC and former Co0Chairman of the Board of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc.  Dr. Margolis served as …

    April 2, 2021
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