IPN Membership Application

IPN is a group purchasing organization (GPO) dedicated to maximizing contract performance for rheumatology practices. With more than 1200 practices and 1500 rheumatologists nationally, IPN secures competitive pharmaceutical contracts on most frequently prescribed therapies. With our extensive industry experience, expansive membership and versatile contracting portfolio, we allow rheumatology practices the ability to maximize a collective buying power that is unrivaled in the industry.

As a member of IPN, your practice can share in the network’s purchasing power to reduce costs on pharmaceuticals, diagnostic testing, surgical equipment and medical equipment, while remaining an independent and autonomous entity.

IPN membership benefits:

  • Operationally integrated with our specialty distributor, Besse Medical, to facilitate streamlined onboarding and monitoring of contract performance with real-time purchase information
  • Substantial cost savings on many pharmaceutical products
  • Contract performance analysis through our comprehensive analytics solutions and tools with a dedicated account management team to support your practice in maximizing rebates and discounts on your purchases
  • Competitive pricing on industry-leading technology solutions (such as business analytics), consulting services and clinical research
  • Access to medically integrated dispensing for patient compliance and potential revenue
  • Preferred access to educational opportunities
  • Legislative advocacy on behalf of your rheumatology practice

Current IPN members specializing in rheumatology can contact memberservices@IPNonline.com for more information on available network services. To join IPN, complete the brief membership application. Please fax it to 844.322.9404. Membership is free and members are under no obligation, and can utilize all or none of the network’s GPO contracts or services.

You can also contact Member Services at 888.536.7697 ext.3103 or memberservices@IPNonline.com.

GPO Contracts


For any questions regarding these contracts, contact your IPN Inside Sales Representative.