The SMA represents members in both negotiating contracts and administering negotiated contracts and is the sole bargaining agent for fee-for-service physicians in negotiating with the provincial government.
Updates on the progress of negotiations are provided through SMA President's Letters.
For economics-related inquiries, contact Mark Ceaser, Economics Director.
Bargaining for Salaried and Contract Physicians
The SMA currently provides a host of services to physicians working under (or considering working under) salary and contractual arrangements, including:
The SMA has bargained group contracts for contract psychiatrists, contract pathologists, emergency room physicians and other physician groups.
In July 2012, a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) that provides a non-fee-for-service bargaining framework was signed by the SMA and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health.
For further information, contact Ed Hobday, Administrative Director.