To champion health care issues that improve patient care; promote physician professional satisfaction; serve as a place of inclusion and belonging for all Colorado physicians, residents and medical students; and create healthier communities in Colorado.
CMS will be the leader in making Colorado the best state in which to provide and receive the safest, highest quality and most cost-effective medical care.
LEADERSHIP: We serve with integrity, using an open and credible process that is grassroots responsive to build consensus among our diverse membership.
PROFESSIONALISM: We demonstrate ethical and technical excellence in the service of physicians and their patients.
EVIDENCE-BASED: We make decisions based on science that are data-driven, member-responsive, and patient-centered.
INNOVATION: We embrace and drive change for better health and health care.
COLLABORATIVE AND PHYSICIAN-DRIVEN: We work with others to find common ground and solve problems. We also fearlessly fight for collective physician priorities.
PROFESSIONAL SATISFACTION: State-of-the-art advocacy will focus on member priorities to positively impact rewarding physician careers.
EFFICIENT AND EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION: Dynamic exchange of information with members will ensure timely action on their priorities.
HELPING PHYSICIANS WHEN THEY NEED HELP: We will be a primary source for assistance when Colorado physicians need help.
DIVERSITY EQUITY AND INCLUSION: We will be a force for change across Colorado to drive inclusion and belonging for all physicians, residents, and medical students while advancing public health and health equity for our patients.
ORGANIZATIONAL EXCELLENCE: We will demonstrate value to current and future CMS members and engage members from diverse backgrounds in leadership opportunities.