Mission & Vision Statement


To provide the highest quality, most cost-efficient patient care in Northern Iowa, through a community of specialty providers.

Vision Statement

  • To provide for a mechanism of utilization review, continuous quality improvement, outcomes research, and practice guidelines to assure the delivery of the highest quality patient care.
  • To create an atmosphere of enhanced cooperation among the specialties in the area including primary care.
  • To create practice opportunities for other fields and specialties in the area, and provide for greater sub specialization within existing specialties.
  • To provide for a means of increasing patient education and public awareness of issues pertaining to healthcare, especially as it affects Northern Iowa.
  • To promote cooperation, communication, and coordinated care across all specialties
  • To earn the right to “remain” into the future – become indispensable to patients and their third-party payers (i.e., cost, quality, access)
  •  To better serve patients by remaining physician-owned and governed; professionally managed