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
Information for and about the groups that govern the AMA: the AMA officers, RF, Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Sections, Committees, Primary Care Alliance and ZMSAs.
Access key AMA governance resources.
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
Read this key planning document. The AMA has aligned activities and resources under three key results areas: "Financial health," "Well being" and "System partnership and leadership."
Choosing Wisely Alberta
Choosing Wisely Alberta (CWA)wants to reduce unnecessary testing by focusing on areas where evidence overwhelmingly shows a test, treatment or procedure provides no benefit to a patient, and could even cause harm.
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
Electronic Medical Records (EMRs)
Learn about the AMA’s goals for EMRs and how these goals can be achieved.
Quality and continuing education programs
Access professional development programs, including the Continuing Medical Education (CME), Physician Learning Program, Toward Optimized Practice (TOP), and Clinical resources.
Health information and privacy
Learn about the AMA's position on the HIA and professional responsibility, and access a guide to HIA fees.
Scopes of practice
The new website area offers information about physician responsibility and liability. The first documents on this site link you to helpful documents on the CMPA website.