News archives

December 2020

Take advantage of your AMA membership privileges

December 31, 2020

For more than 36 years, TD Insurance has been offering preferred rates on home and auto insurance to AMA members through the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex program. TD Insurance is proud of its long-standing relationship with AMA and is pleased to share just a few of the benefits available to AMA members as a TD Insurance customer.

Data today to plan for tomorrow

December 17, 2020

Up-to-date member information is more important than ever. We have created a new feature of the AMA member dashboard where you can update information on any practice changes that you may be undertaking. If you have experienced a change in your practice, please go to the new ‘My Practice Information’ area on the member dashboard to update your practice information.

Alberta Health is recruiting physicians for Expert Committee on Drug Evaluation and Therapeutics

December 9, 2020

Applications are due January 10. Alberta Health is seeking physicians and Albertans with expertise in pharmacy, health research and epidemiology-related fields to serve on the Expert Committee on Drug Evaluation and Therapeutics. The committee is an advisory agency that provides advice to the Minister of Health regarding the Alberta Drug Benefit List. It is a unique opportunity to make potentially lifesaving updates to the Alberta Drug Benefit List and improve Albertan’s access to modern medicine.

Update from Well Doc Alberta

December 9, 2020

Well Doc Alberta is working with interested groups of physicians across the province to develop and train formal physician-to-physician peer support teams.

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