The AHS CMIO is committed to supporting career development for physicians who aspire to recognition as clinician innovators. All physician contributions to Connect Care can qualify for promotion evaluation. Indeed, the associated work can be organized as part of a coherent program to assess impact and report productivity.
The AHS “Clinical Improvement Career Pathway” describes how clinician innovator advancement can meet the requirements of alternate reimbursement plans, the Alberta Academic Medicine Health Services Program, and University evaluation and promotion policies. Aids include contribution reports that align with the science of clinical improvement.