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UCSF Benioff Children's Physicians

Physician Models

The flexible structure of UCSF Benioff Children’s Physicians (UBCP) allows physicians to participate through the Employment Model, the Affiliate Model, or the Partner Model.

All participating physicians become part of a clinically integrated health network focused on exceptional quality and coordinated care with benefits such as access to after-hours clinic advice and the UBCP Leadership Council.

Each option offers these distinct ways for physicians to take part in the network:

Affiliate Model

Designed for physicians who are interested in joining other physicians to coordinate care while maintaining ownership and control over their practices.

  • Clinically integrated
  • No financial integration with ability to retain own contracts
  • Optional EHR subsidy
  • Pediatric After-Hours advice service
  • After-Hours clinic access
  • Ability to retain management
  • Participation in Leadership Council Committees

Partner Model

Designed for physicians looking for financial integration with UBCP, leveraging its size and scale in contracting and other MSO services, while maintaining ownership and control of all other aspects of their practices.

  • Clinically integrated
  • Financially integrated bonus potential tied to quality metrics
  • EHR subsidy
  • Pediatric After-Hours advice services
  • Ability to retain management
  • Access to UBCP payor contracts
  • Revenue Management Services Provided by UBCP
  • Participation in Leadership Council Committees

Employment Model

Designed for physicians who are interested in joining other physicians to coordinate care without having to own and operate their own private practices.

  • Clinically Integrated
  • Physicians employed by either BCMG or PMMG
  • Staff employed by UBCP
  • EHR
  • Pediatric After-Hours advice service
  • After-hours clinic access
  • UBCP manages practice
  • Participation in Leadership Council Committees