Integrated Health Partners would like to invite you to join us in celebrating our 20 years of success in Battle Creek, MI. IHP has cultivated a culture built on our mission, vision and values.
IHP proudly partners with Bronson Battle Creek and the Calhoun County Physicians Organization. Over the past 20 years, our membership has almost doubled to 164 members. We started offering 3 services and have grown to offer 10 services to our members and the community. We currently offer Credentialing, Contracting, Utilization Management, Care Management, Condition Management, Practice Coaching, Quality Improvement, Data Analysis, IT and an independent insurance agency.
1995 - Business incorporated in August and first staff hired the following January
1996 - First health plan contract executed
1998 - Assumed new dba name of Integrated Health Partners to be more identifiable to the community and with our mission
1998 - First delegation agreement for credentialing/recredentialing and utilization management
1999 - NCQA Certification for Utilization Management and Credentialing and Recredentialing
2003 - Formation of Partners Insurance Agency of Southwest Michigan, Inc.
2003 - 2008 - Offered group health insurance to physician offices
2006 - IHP patient care registry created
2007 - First IHP Learning Collaborative
Then: 10 office teams
Now: 35 participants from 18 offices in the MA collaborative
2009 - First IHP offices designated Patient Centered Medical Home
Then: 5 practices out of 25
Now: 24 practices out of 25
2009 - Partnership with Small Business Association of Michigan
2012 - MIPCT Care Management Program started
2013 - Condition Management Program started
2014 - Relocated from Fieldstone Center to Commerce Pointe in Downtown Battle Creek