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First Choice Medical Group

An Independent Physicians Association

Committed to excellence in expanding the state and federal managed care landscape to local Fresno and Madera residents


Provider Portal

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  • Provider Portal

    Login or Register

    Our new online web portal offers providers the following resources: Referral Submission and Status Inquiry, Claims Status Inquiry, & Provider Dispute Resolutions Status Inquiry.

  • Hospitals

    Premier Facilities Available

    In addition to premier primary care, all members have access to Saint Agnes Medical Center and Madera Community Hospital.More Details

  • Members

    Benefits of Membership

    As a member of First Choice Medical Group, you have access to an entire netowrk of premier primary care physicians, specialists and hospitals.More Details

  • Health Plans

    Participating Coverage

    With six major health care plans as part of our coverage umbrella, click on the view more details button to verify that your plan is included.More Details

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Submission and Claim Inquiries

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About First Choice

FirstChoice Medical Group, an Independent Physicians Association formed by a local group of primary care physicians, has been operational in the greater Fresno and Madera counties since August 1, 2013. FirstChoice Medical Group is committed to excellence in expanding the state and federal managed care landscape to local Fresno and Madera residents.

Within its first year of operation, FirstChoice Medical Group grew to well over 35,000 patient lives. In addition to its rapid and successful growth, FirstChoice Medical Group is dedicated to improving quality of care and access while reducing costs by innovating healthcare with cutting-edge technology.

The FirstChoice Administrative and Provider Support team are veteran successful operating executives with a combined 70 years managed care and IPA management experience. In addition, our sustained commitment to the ever changing healthcare delivery system and service to our local communities will ensure quality driven healthcare to your patients.

Our Mission

To enable access to superior healthcare services for its members ensuring quality of life and maximum wellness through our premier network of physicians and health plans. Additionally, member information is available in large print format or a recorded cassette for visually impaired members.



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