Leadership

Dr. Kimberley Kelly, Edmonton

A powerful voice for Alberta physicians at both the provincial and national levels

We play a key role as partners with Alberta Health, Alberta Health Services and other stakeholders in:

  • Developing the provincial physician payment strategy.
  • Programs aimed at quality improvement and information management and technology.
  • Supporting physician leadership skills.

Information for AMA leaders

Influencing positive change in the delivery of services

Physician Compensation Committee (PCC)

Get regular updates about the work of the Physician Compensation Committee (PCC).

Business Plan and Budget

The 2018-19 AMA Business Plan was developed by senior staff with oversight and approval of the Board of Directors. Its focus is the goals established by the Board which are aimed at delivering value to physicians by remaining true to the AMA Mission (physician leadership and support) and striving to its Vision (a high performing health care system for Albertans). Operational plans, such as the 2018-19 budget and intended improvements to core capacities and capabilities, are also covered.

Income equity

Income equity is a fair and justifiable distribution of daily income earning capacity among sections.

Indigenous health

The AMA Indigenous Health Policy Statement confirms the AMA’s determination to be leaders in addressing past and current injustices to Alberta’s Indigenous communities.

Clinical resources

Access useful clinical information and guidelines, both from the AMA and external sources.

Choosing Wisely Alberta

Choosing Wisely Alberta is part of a larger Canadian movement (Choosing Wisely Canada) to help physicians and patients engage in conversations about unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures.

Innovation in the delivery of primary care

Get updates on how the AMA is responding to the evolution in primary care.

Innovation in the delivery of secondary and tertiary care

The AMA supports the delivery of secondary and tertiary care in a number of areas.

Timely access for patients to quality care

Featured Items

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