Canadian Medical Association services

As an Alberta Medical Association member, you're entitled to many CMA services such as:

Joule™

Achieve clinical excellence with virtual care tools, clinical resources, professional development courses and innovation grants provided by Joule™, a Canadian Medical Association Company.

As a CMA member, you get special discounts for a suite of powerful virtual care tools, including:

Other benefits:

MD Financial Management

Develop a financial plan with advisors and experts whose only business imperative is to improve physicians’ financial outcomes. MD Financial Management can provide comprehensive planning, advice and solutions for every stage of your career. Leading financial services include:

  • Investments
  • Insurance
  • Estate and trust planning
  • Banking and borrowing
  • Medical practice incorporation

Please note that effective June 1, 2018 CMA membership is no longer a requirement to have access to and become a client of MD Financial. All physicians and physicians in-training can become clients of MD Financial, regardless of their CMA membership status.

Advocacy

Address new challenges in health care

Medical innovation, new technologies and big data bring challenges and opportunities, and he CMA is facing them head on. Play your part in improving health care by contributing to grassroots and national initiatives. As a member, you can take on issues that matter by joining the Member e-Panel, connecting with your local MP or honing your advocacy skills.

Bring a patient perspective

The CMA is committed to supporting its members' efforts to empower and care for their patients. The CMA is working to bring a patient perspective to everything it does — to strengthen and enrich advocacy work, like seniors’ care and to help develop policies that resonate within and beyond the profession.

Engage with stakeholders across the medical community

The CMA connects physicians, physicians-in-training, patients and medical community partners across Canada to expand their knowledge and influence. You can get involved by contributing to the CMA Health SummitCommunities of Interest or the Ambassador Program initiatives.

Help build a more vibrant medical profession

The CMA is partnering with physicians and physicians-in-training across Canada to improve health care performance and build a strong future for medical culture and professionalism. The CMA makes it easier for its members to connect with colleagues to address critical health concerns and is pressing forward on policies and programs that will help maintain their health, well-being and professional satisfaction.

Physician Health Services

The CMA Centre for Physician Health and Well-being offers leadership, education and research to keep Canadian physicians healthy.

CMA Foundation

The CMA is seeking to improve its social, cultural and environmental well-being by recognizing its social purpose and working with like-minded partners to address key issues that affect Canadians. Through the CMA Foundation, the CMA is providing impactful donations to Canadian charities that further excellence in health and health care.

Exclusive Rates

The CMA offers exclusive rates on services to its members. As a benefit of CMA membership, TELUS offers:

  • Exclusive rate plans with competitive pricing
  • The latest and greatest devices
  • Access to Canada’s largest 4G mobile LTE network

View the TELUS offer for Alberta CMA members

The AMA advances patient-centered, quality care by advocating for and supporting physician leadership and wellness.