Whittier IPA, Inc.

Whittier IPA

The Whittier Independent Practice Association (Whittier IPA) is the physician branch of Lower Merrimac Valley Physician Hospital Organization (LMVPHO). Its membership includes approximately 200 primary care physicians and specialists practicing in the Lower Merrimac Valley. Since its inception in 1983, Whittier IPA has been assisting area physicians with respect to quality improvement initiatives and has advocated for area patients and physicians regarding the managed care contracting terms.