Physicians & Advanced Practice Providers

As frontline providers and leaders, physicians and advanced practice providers bring important insights to quality improvement. IHA supports policies that enable medical teams to operate effectively.

Physicians and providers working together


Health Care System Physician Forum

Designed for employed physicians, IHA's Health Care System Physician (HCSP) Forum works to align physicians with IHA member hospitals and health systems on efforts to make Illinois a national model for high-value healthcare delivery. The more than 2,000 Illinois physicians who are part of the forum have access to exclusive services from IHA at no cost, including events, communications and updates on key issues such as emerging care delivery models.

Become a Member

To enroll a group of employed physicians, complete the contact information worksheet. Email your completed worksheet to

To enroll a single physician, send an email to with "Health Care System Physician Forum" as the subject line. Include in the email your hospital or system affiliation, first and last name, NPI number and email address.

Medical Executive Forum

Designed for IHA member Chief Medical Officers, the forum is designed to foster robust discussion about how to address the critical issues and concerns of physicians in today's challenging healthcare environment. Key issues include the physician's role across the care continuum, physician-hospital engagement, quality of care, community engagement, and physician leadership and education.