News archives

October 2020

Apply today: Health Information and Data Governance Committee

October 30, 2020

An AMA representative is needed to sit on its Health Information and Data Governance Committee. The deadline to apply is: December 4.

Membership renewal 2020-21: Stand with us! 

October 22, 2020

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Call for Nominations: Zonal/Regional RF Delegates

October 21, 2020

The Call for Nominations for Zonal/Regional RF Delegates is now open. Vacancies are available in South Zone (Regions 1 and 2), Calgary Zone, Central Zone (Region 4), Edmonton Zone and North Zone (Regions 7, 8 and 9). Nominations are due by 9 a.m., Friday, November 13.

Alberta Precision Labs Memorandum Addressing Delays in Lab Services

October 14, 2020

COVID-19 has dramatically influenced all aspects of health care delivery and has changed the way in which Alberta Precision Laboratories (APL) delivers care. APL, Alberta Health Services and DynaLife are aware of concerns about wait times for lab tests as a result of COVID-19.

Medical Advisory Services Role

October 13, 2020

Are you a physician looking to support your association, your colleagues and improve Alberta health care delivery? The Alberta Medical Association is seeking expressions of interest for the position of AMA Medical Advisory Services.

Apply today: SZMSA Zone Advisory Forum

October 9, 2020

AMA representatives are needed to sit on the South Zone Medical Staff Association - Zone Advisory Forum. The deadline to apply is October 30. The South ZMSA is the regional mechanism for support for practitioners with medical staff appointments in the south zone.

Have you checked out the CMA Physician Wellness Hub?

October 9, 2020

The CMA Physician Wellness Hub is a national online database filled with physician wellness content directly from CMA and other trusted sources. It aims to improve physician wellness individually as well as at the system level, and to promote a collaborative approach to physician health and well-being. Learn more!

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