CPMG History

1994

  • 70 + South Central Pennsylvania physicians form the Mid Atlantic Medical Management Association (MAMMA)
  • Negotiated higher reimbursement rates and better vendor purchasing contracts.

1995

  • Need for collaborative management expertise. Formed a “50+ medical group without walls” known as Physicians’ Alliance Ltd (PAL).
  • Increase revenue, reduce supply and overhead expenses, invest in medical technology and retention/recruitment of excellent health care providers.
  • Created an Administrative Division to handle AP, HR, Credentialing, and Centralized Billing Services (CBO)
  • Purchased a practice management system, opened ancillary services including a centralized laboratory and an After Hours Call Center

1998, 2000

  • PAL contracted with major Health Care Systems to provide all administrative and management functions via Central Penn Management Group (CPMG) with Lee Meyers as CEO.

2001 – 2008

  • PAL experienced record growth adding primary and specialty practices (120 providers)

2008

  • August 1, 2008, CPMG became an independent legal entity, no longer owned by any Health Care System