The Mount Auburn Cambridge Independent Practice Association (MACIPA) is the physician organization affiliated with Mount Auburn Hospital (MAH). MACIPA has 495 physician members who have admitting privileges at MAH. Ninety four are Primary Care Physicians in Family Practice, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics; 20 are PCP/Specialists; and 381 are sub-specialists in 36 different medical and surgical sub-specialties. They work in diverse settings, small private offices, large private offices, and in practices owned by Mount Auburn Hospital or Cambridge Health Alliance.
Founded in 1985, MACIPA provides a wide range of services to its members to ensure their success in managed care contracts. Services include case management at Mount Auburn Hospital for all patients, discharge planning, pharmacy management, data and reporting, contracting, referral management, community case management, utilization review, and information services.