Workers' Compensation Board Ratification

WCB-AMA Agreement - Ratification Package

Welcome to the ratification page for the tentative "WCB-AMA Physician Compensation Services Agreement".

Voting is open May 28 to June 16 at 4 p.m. If ratified, the tentative agreement "WCB-AMA Physician Compensation Services Agreement", will be effective from April 1, 2020 to December 31, 2024.

The proposed agreement represents successful work by the AMA and the WCB negotiating teams to identify and address common interests at the table.The WCB highly values and respects the services that physicians provide, and this is reflected in the tentative agreement. Both parties were able to address their major issues at the negotiating table and issues relating to expediency, economics, reporting and quality were all resolved amicably.

Agreement Information

We encourage you to review the following information before proceeding to vote:

If you have questions about the tentative agreement, please contact Didi Wimmer-Frank, Director, Contract Negotiations at didi.wimmer-frank@albertadoctors.org. Questions will be compiled and a Frequently Asked Questions document will be added to this page. 

Voting closes at 4 p.m.Tuesday, June 16. Results will be tallied immediately thereafter in the presence of scrutineers.

Need help with the e-vote? Contact amavoting@albertadoctors.org if you:

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Michael A. Gormley
Executive Director
May 28, 2020

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