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Health equity and the social determinants of health: A role for the medical profession

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10672
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
  1 document  

Restricting marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children and youth in Canada: A Canadian health care and scientific organization policy consensus statement

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10676
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
  1 document  

Pan Canadian Framework on the Prevention and Control of Hypertension: a discussion paper on the way forward

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10681
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Board of Directors endorses the Pan Canadian Framework on the Prevention and Control of Hypertension: a discussion paper on the way forward as outlined in Appendix A to BD 13-61.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Board of Directors endorses the Pan Canadian Framework on the Prevention and Control of Hypertension: a discussion paper on the way forward as outlined in Appendix A to BD 13-61.
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Regulatory measures to ban smoking in outdoor public places

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10684
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Board of Directors recommends to all levels of government that they enact regulatory measures to ban smoking in outdoor public places under their jurisdiction.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Board of Directors recommends to all levels of government that they enact regulatory measures to ban smoking in outdoor public places under their jurisdiction.
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Economic Burden of Illness

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10693
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) encourages the Public Health Agency of Canada to systematically update the Economic Burden of Illness study at least every five years.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) encourages the Public Health Agency of Canada to systematically update the Economic Burden of Illness study at least every five years.
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A Vision for Canada: Family Practice, The Patient’s Medical Home

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10694
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health human resources
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) endorses the report A Vision for Canada: Family Practice, The Patient’s Medical Home as outlined in Appendix A to BD 13-69.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Dec-08
Topics
Health human resources
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) endorses the report A Vision for Canada: Family Practice, The Patient’s Medical Home as outlined in Appendix A to BD 13-69.
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A More Robust Economy through a Healthier Population: Canadian Medical Association 2012-2013 pre-budget submission

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10635
Date
2012-Nov-01
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
  1 document  

Call to Action: The Need for a National Pain Strategy for Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10595
Date
2012-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) endorses the document entitled Call to Action: The Need for a National Pain Strategy for Canada as outlined in Appendix A to BD 13-10.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) endorses the document entitled Call to Action: The Need for a National Pain Strategy for Canada as outlined in Appendix A to BD 13-10.
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Evaluation of clinical practice guidelines

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10448
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for evidence-based evaluation of clinical practice guidelines in terms of patient outcomes, appropriateness and cost-effectiveness.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for evidence-based evaluation of clinical practice guidelines in terms of patient outcomes, appropriateness and cost-effectiveness.
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Registry of physician-managed health care transformation projects

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10462
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will create a registry of physician-managed health care transformation projects.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will create a registry of physician-managed health care transformation projects.
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Leadership training

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10466
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will assess the leadership training physicians will find useful to become effective advocates for health care transformation.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will assess the leadership training physicians will find useful to become effective advocates for health care transformation.
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Physician leadership

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10467
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will examine physician leadership and engagement in system transformation across the country.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will examine physician leadership and engagement in system transformation across the country.
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Best practices in physician leadership

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10468
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will facilitate knowledge transfer of best practices in physician leadership and engagement across the country.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will facilitate knowledge transfer of best practices in physician leadership and engagement across the country.
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Formal mentoring programs

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10469
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health human resources
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages the ongoing evaluation and enhancement of formal mentoring programs designed to optimize residency training experiences.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health human resources
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages the ongoing evaluation and enhancement of formal mentoring programs designed to optimize residency training experiences.
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Multiple chronic diseases

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10470
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Health human resources
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports development of a curriculum to educate physicians and trainees in managing patients with multiple chronic diseases.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Health human resources
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports development of a curriculum to educate physicians and trainees in managing patients with multiple chronic diseases.
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Healthy body mass index prior to pregnancy

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10473
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association advocates for the development of guidelines to promote the importance of a healthy body mass index prior to pregnancy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association advocates for the development of guidelines to promote the importance of a healthy body mass index prior to pregnancy.
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Pan-Canadian standardized vaccination protocol

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10474
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the development of a pan-Canadian standardized vaccination protocol.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the development of a pan-Canadian standardized vaccination protocol.
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Health impacts related to the exploration for and use of shale gas

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10475
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports further research into the health impacts related to the exploration for and use of shale gas.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports further research into the health impacts related to the exploration for and use of shale gas.
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Physicians' self-assessment

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10488
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a physician-created, owned and managed infrastructure to facilitate Canadian physicians' objective self-assessment.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a physician-created, owned and managed infrastructure to facilitate Canadian physicians' objective self-assessment.
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Hospital acquired infection

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10496
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports increased awareness of the impact of hospital acquired infection on the cost of and access to care for Canadians.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2012-Aug-15
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports increased awareness of the impact of hospital acquired infection on the cost of and access to care for Canadians.
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