The Latest from the AOMBT

All the latest from the AOMBT, including events, presentations and program updates. Please note that plan members may need to log in to access some of these resources.

Tax Time for Midwives (video)

February 23, 2018 | Filed under Public.

Tax Time for Midwives (video)

Presented by Susan Morrison, a CPA who knows all about the unique way in which midwives are compensated, Tax Time for Midwives will help midwives prepare for tax season. What documents do you need to have before you start? How is self-employed income taxed? Are there any deductions and credits for which you are eligible?

Download the presentation, or watch the video below

Monthly Invoice Submission Process: Video

February 13, 2018 | Filed under Public.

Does your practice have questions or feedback about submitting your benefits funding invoices? The video below includes an overview of benefits funding, how to interpret the BORN invoice, and how to amend and resubmit failed or corrupt invoices.

Download the presentation or watch the video below.

Midwives: Make sure that we have your current address!

January 29, 2018 | Filed under Public, Midwives.

Just a reminder to all midwives: Please take a few minutes to make sure that the AOMBT has your current address, as we will be mailing your 2017 Member Information Reports - and applicable tax receipts - to your home address in March. To check what address we have for you, you can either login to the Portal (Plan Member Portal (under "Profile"; click here if you haven't yet registered for the portal) or contact us to check.

Understanding Investments

January 23, 2018 | Filed under Public.

Understanding Investments

Do you know why you invest the way you do in your AOMBT plan? Have you heard investment terms that you know you should know ... but don't? Why not invest an hour of your time with your dedicated Desjardins Education Advisor, Teena Dawson, for the upcoming Education Webinar, Understanding Investments. Teena will cover the basics and demystify key principles, concepts and strategies so that you can approach your AOMBT plan and long-term financial wellness strategy with confidence.

When: Monday, February 5, 2018, 12pm - 1pm EST

Who: AOMBT Midwife Plan Members and Toronto Birth Centre staff


Knowing how your group retirement savings plan can work for you will make it easier for you to get into the habit of taking care of your future ... today.

Informed Choices - benefits for practice administrative staff

December 19, 2017 | Filed under Public.

Informed Choices - benefits for practice administrative staff

Practice administrative staff - Do you have questions about your benefits coverage? Want to know more about how to get the most out of your health, dental, and income protection benefits, as well as how to submit claims, and access tools and resources? Check out Informed Choices, our recorded webinar all about the benefits plan for practice administrative staff. Click to watch the video, or download a PDF of the presentation.

Membership has its Benefits

November 16, 2017 | Filed under Public.

Membership has its Benefits

Developed for new registrants and graduating students, this in-depth webinar provides the information midwives need to get the most of the AOMBT benefits program. Any midwives with questions about how benefits funding works, the mandatory and optional aspects of the benefits plan, and how to find the tools and resources needed to make informed choices are encouraged to watch the video and/or review the presentation.

Download the presentation as a PDF or watch the video below:

Informed Choices: AOMBT Fall Meetings

October 12, 2017 | Filed under Public.

Join the AOM Benefits Trust this November to learn more about how benefits funding works, your GRSP and leave options, and what’s included in your benefits plan, plus updates on recent changes and upcoming initiatives to support your health, wellness, and financial security.

Monday, November 20th - AOMBT Webinar
7pm – 8pm REGISTER NOW

Tuesday, November 21st - AOMBT Webinar
12pm - 1pm REGISTER NOW

Midwife plan members: We want to hear from you!

October 10, 2017 | Filed under Public.

Midwife plan members: We want to hear from you!

What aspects of the benefits plan are most important to you? How much flexibility do you want from your benefits?

Understanding the needs of our plan members is at the core of what we do at the Trust. Recognizing that your priorities may change over time, we invite you to participate in our 2017 Midwife Plan Member Survey. The results of this survey will inform our ongoing work in providing a benefits plan that is comprehensive, responsive, and cost-effective. Please take 10 minutes of your time to complete the survey. If you did not receive the email invitation and link, please contact us.

Membership has its Benefits - a webinar

October 5, 2017 | Filed under Public.

Membership has its Benefits - a webinar

New midwives and midwifery students - join us on November 3 (12pm ET) for a free webinar about how benefits funding works, the mandatory and optional aspects of the benefits plan, and how to find the tools and resources needed to make informed choices. Developed in collaboration with the AOM to help midwives get the most of your benefits program.

Click to register