|Welcome to the SCCIPA Website... Santa Clara County Individual Practice Association is a San Jose based medical group or individual practice association that links over 800 private physicians and 100,000 HMO patients to most large California HMOs and Medicare Advantage plans. Our group is organized like a clinic without walls - SCCIPA is owned and managed by our doctors. We have 280 primary care physicians, over 550 specialists, and we use 8 local hospitals located throughout Santa Clara County -- from Palo Alto to San Jose, Los Gatos and Gilroy. SCCIPA patients receive personal attention in private physician offices. And, our patients have access to HMO benefits. SCCIPA's advanced information systems provide better member services. Our secure Internet system links SCCIPA physician offices to the most current information about HMO member eligibility and authorizations. The result is better service for our HMO members and our doctors.