Medavie is governed by an independent board of directors comprised of health care, business and community leaders.

The mandate of the board of directors is to steward the organization and oversee its conduct and activities. The board ensures that issues affecting Medavie and the affairs of the organization are given proper consideration. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Medavie is responsible for leading the organization and, along with the leadership team, day-to-day management of its affairs including keeping the board informed on the organization’s activities and progress toward strategic objectives.

Consistent with the overall stewardship responsibility of the board and the adoption of good governance practices, the board has responsibility for:

  • Adoption and implementation of strategic plans
  • Identifying and managing risks to the organization
  • The integrity of internal controls and management information systems
  • Succession planning for senior management
  • Communication with stakeholders
  • Establishing and maintaining the effectiveness of a governance process

Our Mission is to Improve the Wellbeing of Canadians.

Medavie is a health company that oversees Medavie Blue Cross and Medavie Health Services. Together, we’re bringing Canadians better health and access to care.