The following represents The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation’s goals for the next 3–5 years. These goals are outcome-oriented statements that represent what will constitute success for the Academy. The achievement of each goal will move the Academy towards the realization of its envisioned future.
Increasing health care system investments of financial, intellectual and human resources in physical medicine and rehabilitation will directly benefit people with acute and chronic disabling conditions.
Quality of life and function will be improved by increased support for the development, funding, analysis, dissemination, and application of rehabilitation research.
Physiatrists value membership in an organization that will be recognized as integral to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of medical conditions which compromise function.
Physiatrists will value the Academy as their primary source of continuing professional development and other healthcare professionals will recognize the Academy as a valuable resource for rehabilitation-related education.
Physiatrists will be recognized as integral to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of medical conditions which compromise function.
Further the Academy’s long-term organizational health.
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