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ICSI Membership

ICSI is a nonprofit health care improvement organization. Known as a trusted, neutral convener of diverse stakeholders, we help our approximately 50 medical group and hospital members and their 8,500 clinicians solve complex system issues that no single entity can tackle on their own. By collaborating and sharing best practices, our members accelerate positive change across their organizations. Collectively, ICSI members are leading the transformation of health care regionally and nationally.

Membership Eligibility

Before inquiring further, please review our basic membership criteria. Eligible health care organizations must:

  • Be located in the United States
  • Have a contract with one of ICSI's health plan sponsors: HealthPartners or UCare
  • Be a health care system, clinic (primary care or specialty), or hospital
  • Have an existing quality improvement program

Learn more about the membership process. For more information, please contact Member Relations via email or call 952-814-7060.

Connect and Collaborate

  • Achieve best practices by participating in ICSI initiatives and projects
  • Network with peers to accelerate quality improvement and care delivery redesign
  • Your logo is displayed on our website’s home page and links to your site
  • Spotlight your achievements on ICSI’s website and in the ICSI News monthly newsletter
  • Influence national policy in support of local health care

Get Solutions

  • Achieve the Triple Aim
  • Integrate behavioral health and primary care
  • Benefit from team-based care
  • Improve quality, systems and processes
  • Gain staff efficiencies and improve cost effectiveness
  • Ensure appropriate care and reduce waste

Influence and Implement Best Practices

  • Exclusive free access to complete guidelines, plus all implementation and other supporting materials
  • Implement ICSI guidelines
  • Deliver more patient-centered care


  • New members receive free leadership and quality improvement training
  • Attend educational events at no cost or a discounted member rate
  • Opportunities to participate in cutting-edge initiatives and grant-funded work
  • Access to customized training and support

Transform Health Care

ICSI is recognized nationally as one of the leaders in the transformation of health care, and our members benefit through the work we're doing together.

Quality Improvement Training

New member organizations complete a brief quality improvement assessment and send key staff to a training session.

Participation and Collaboration with ICSI

As a collaborative, much of ICSI's strength comes from active member participation. We ask that member organizations join our scientific documents work groups and initiatives, and attend educational offerings at a level commensurate with their size.

Active Support of the Triple Aim

Members are expected to endorse and participate in ICSI’s Triple Aim work of improving quality and the experience of care as well as reducing cost, and to incorporate these Triple Aim goals into your organization’s strategies.

Ambassadors for ICSI

Proudly announce your ICSI membership by displaying this ICSI member graphic on your organization’s website and linking it to ICSI’s website, and utilizing ICSI resources as appropriate.

Membership Dues

Dues are based on the number of full-time physician FTEs for patient care and administrative time. ICSI charges minimal annual dues for organizations with only a small number of employed physicians. The benefits of membership are available to all staff of member organizations.


Choose Opportunities Based on Where You Get the Most Value

Participate in the activities that meet your organization’s needs and support your staff development and skill building goals.

Updated 04/13/17


When you participate in ICSI’s health care transformation initiatives, your teams get the benefit of collaborating with diverse stakeholders, shaping improvements in care delivery, and accelerating the implementation of best practices across your organization. Learn more.


ICSI offers numerous educational opportunities and content experts to support your internal quality improvement efforts, develop your staff and advance your work. Learn more.

Guidelines Development

Working on scientific documents gives your staff the opportunity to help create health care guidelines that support best practices locally and nationally, and receive appropriate recognition for the work. Learn more.

Quality Improvement

ICSI is helping to lead the redesign of health care regionally. Your active involvement gives you greater ability to influence and improve health care through the collective voice of the ICSI organization. Learn more.