The Alberta Medical Association (AMA) has called for the province to declare a health-care crisis. The AMA has issued a statement calling for action in the face of rising surgery, emergency room, and ambulance wait times in the province's hospitals.
Dr. Paul Parks, President of the American Medical Association, stated. He urged action from the highest levels in response to this.Crises have a profound impact on the health-care system's quality and efficiency. Parks went on to say that serious health-care reforms are required.