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The Connecticut State Medical Society- Independent Practice Association (CSMS-IPA) is a statewide, physician driven IPA, founded in 1986.  Our objective is to build partnerships between business and medicine that support a value based system of care.  We are dedicated to helping our physician network achieve the highest quality of care, the greatest patient satisfaction, with the most efficient use of resources.  Our focus will remain patient-centered and accountable to managing our patient population with the use of innovative resources and technology.

Upcoming 2019 Educational Events

Click here for a list of Upcoming Webinars

Physician Happy Hours: Hartford County & Fairfield County

CSMS members and physicians throughout the state are invited to attend either (or both) of these informative, yet relaxed, happy hours to learn more about legislative activities that will impact the practice of medicine and membership benefits. PLUS, learn more about CTHealthLink.  Bring your colleagues (CSMS members and non-members welcome), spouse, partner, and/or practice manager- the more the merrier!

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Waypoint Spirit Distillery, 410 Woodland St., Suite C, Bloomfield

Please click here to RSVP
Spirit tastings and appetizers provided

Presented by CSMS and Hartford County Medical Association
Sponsored by CTHealthLink and Webster Bank

Wednesday, June 5, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Barcelona Wine Bar, 4180 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield

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Wine, beer, and appetizers provided

Presented by CSMS.  Sponsored by CTHealthLink


Recorded Webinars

Steps to view our recorded webinars:

  1. Please click the login button at the top right-hand corner of your screen, and type in your username and password.  If you forgot your password please select “forgot password”, and follow the steps to create a new password.
  2. Once logged-in to our website, hover over the Resource Library tab until a drop down list appears.
  3. Click the Recorded Webinars tab.
  4. When you reach the Recorded Webinars page you will find a series of links with titles.  Select and register for the webinar you are interested in viewing.  Please make sure your Adobe Flash Player is up to date.

If you have any questions, please call our operations office at 203-225-1291.

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The Connecticut State Medical Society - IPA (CSMS-IPA) is the largest and only statewide IPA in Connecticut and one of the largest in the nation. The CSMS-IPA is comprised of approximately 7,000 physician members. The CSMS-IPA is governed by a 27-member physician Board of Directors.



Corporate Office
127 Washington Avenue
East Building, 3rd Floor
North Haven, CT 06473
Phone: (203) 562-7228
Fax: (203) 624-6665

Operations Office
6 Corporate Drive, Suite 430
Shelton, CT 06484
Phone (203) 225-1291
Fax (203) 925-2652
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