Organizational Membership

Why organizations join

Health care organizations join the California Medical Association to have their voice heard in matters affecting health care policy, access valuable educational resources and network with industry professionals.

Membership provides legal support, guidance on compliance issues, and opportunities to participate in quality improvement initiatives, ultimately enhancing your organization’s reputation and ability to deliver high-quality care in California.

Our Group Members Include

Leading on Advocacy & Policy Development

CMA implements strategies to manage threats and leverage opportunities directly affecting California’s health care organizations and groups.

CMA empowers health care organizations to bring their unique perspectives to the table with opportunities to have a direct impact on the development of state and federal health policy.

Cultivating Physician Leadership and Workforce

As your organization continues to grow, strong physician leadership is critical to a successful business strategy.

CMA supports physician leadership development with opportunities to volunteer; serve on committees, councils or boards; and shape the future of the medical profession.


Accelerating Health Care Delivery Innovation

Pioneering payment models, seamless health IT integration, and telehealth advancements converge to redefine patient outcomes and drive operational excellence.

CMA stands with you in advancing health care through pioneering technologies, addressing disparities and advocating for improved policies.

Join California’s Leading Health Care Organizations

CMA membership ensures your organization's voice is heard and considered as important health policy decisions are made at the state and national level. 

Fill out the interest form to learn more, and a group membership specialist will reach out to you.

Join Today

  • Membership in the CMA allows my physician group to deliver better care to our patients by improving access to care. The CMA gives a voice to doctors who want to deliver the best care possible!"

    Bing Pao, M.D., Senior Director of Provider Relations, Vituity

  • CMA allows me to fulfill my calling, protecting the practice of this honorable profession and ensuring our patients receive the highest quality medical care."

    Michael Conroy, M.D., President and CEO, Sutter Medical Group

  • Now, more than ever, we need physician voices to be heard in Sacramento. CMA's advocacy on issues important to the practice of medicine is critical to shaping California's health policy and protecting our patients and a physician’s ability to make the best decisions on their behalf.

    Shannon Udovic-Constant, M.D., CMA President-Elect, The Permanente Medical Group

Interested in an organizational membership?

We are here to help you to consider the options and build your journey. Please complete the inquiry form and we will reach out to discuss next steps:

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What Group Members Are Saying

  • "Having the ability to galvanize the voice of physicians across California is invaluable. We do not practice medicine in a silo and we need a dog in the fight against the way we practice medicine."

    James A. Washington, III, M.D., Pediatrician, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, CMA Member since 2008
  • "The work CMA does is only possible thanks to the collective strength of our physician members. It is when we act in concert with one another and speak with one voice that we can be most effective in shaping the future of health care and building a system that works for our patients."

    Donaldo Hernandez, M.D., Hospitalist, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, CMA Member Since 1985

Interested in Group Membership?

Please contact Hjalmer Danielson or call CMA’s Member Resource Center at (800) 786-4262.