2016-17 AMA Business Plan Mid-Year Update

So, where are we mid-year?

The board established a preliminary business plan for 2016‐17. Many of the activities specified in that business plan focused on securing agreement and/or a mandate to move forward in areas of importance to the profession. The Amending Agreement, which was subsequently ratified by the membership, establishes a joint mandate and creates the mechanism to move forward in many of the areas identified by the board in its original plan. As a result, attention for the remainder of the business year will now be focused on implementation of the activities outlined in the Amending Agreement.

The AMA's 2016-17 Business Plan identifies association goals and priority activities under three Key Result Areas (KRAs):

The Alberta Medical Association stands as an advocate for its physician members, providing leadership & support for their role in the provision of quality health care.