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Advance care plans

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11215
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the integration of advance care plans within patient records.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the integration of advance care plans within patient records.
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Palliative care services and expertise

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11216
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that all health care providers should have access to referral for palliative care services and expertise.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that all health care providers should have access to referral for palliative care services and expertise.
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Delivery of quality palliative end-of-life care throughout Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11219
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will engage in physician human resource planning to develop an appropriate strategy to ensure the delivery of quality palliative end-of-life care throughout Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will engage in physician human resource planning to develop an appropriate strategy to ensure the delivery of quality palliative end-of-life care throughout Canada.
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CMA supports all physicians in CMA's policy on euthanasia and assisted suicide.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11220
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) supports the right of all physicians, within the bounds of existing legislation, to follow their conscience when deciding whether to provide medical aid in dying as defined in CMA's policy on euthanasia and assisted suicide.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association (CMA) supports the right of all physicians, within the bounds of existing legislation, to follow their conscience when deciding whether to provide medical aid in dying as defined in CMA's policy on euthanasia and assisted suicide.
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Emergency funding for end-of-life care for uninsured people residing in Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11221
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports in principle emergency funding for end-of-life care for uninsured people residing in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports in principle emergency funding for end-of-life care for uninsured people residing in Canada.
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Home-care agencies be mandated to have a director who is in good standing as a registered health professional

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11223
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that all home-care agencies be mandated to have on staff a director who is in good standing as a registered health professional.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that all home-care agencies be mandated to have on staff a director who is in good standing as a registered health professional.
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Improved screening tools to detect drug-impaired drivers

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11226
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of improved screening tools to detect drug-impaired drivers.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of improved screening tools to detect drug-impaired drivers.
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Accessible, comprehensive and high-quality care for transgender patients

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11227
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for accessible, comprehensive and high-quality care for transgender patients.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for accessible, comprehensive and high-quality care for transgender patients.
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Integration of sex/gender diversity education into medical school curricula and programs

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11228
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the integration of sex/gender diversity education into medical school curricula and programs.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the integration of sex/gender diversity education into medical school curricula and programs.
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Early training in cultural awareness

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11229
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages the directors of all medical trainee programs to provide early training in cultural awareness.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages the directors of all medical trainee programs to provide early training in cultural awareness.
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Secure modes of electronic communication between patients and health care providers

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11230
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health information and e-health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the creation and use of secure modes of electronic communication between patients and health care providers.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health information and e-health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the creation and use of secure modes of electronic communication between patients and health care providers.
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Development of a process to assess potential environmental risks posed by new substances in products regulated under the Food and Drugs Act and Regulations

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11231
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports development of a process to assess potential environmental risks posed by new substances in products regulated under the Food and Drugs Act and Regulations.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports development of a process to assess potential environmental risks posed by new substances in products regulated under the Food and Drugs Act and Regulations.
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Physician input into environmental assessments of industrial projects

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11232
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls on bodies that conduct environmental assessments of industrial projects to seek input from physicians.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls on bodies that conduct environmental assessments of industrial projects to seek input from physicians.
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Efforts to protect arable land from non-agricultural development

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11233
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports efforts to protect arable land from non-agricultural development.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports efforts to protect arable land from non-agricultural development.
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Food security for all Canadians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11234
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports targeted population health programs aimed at improving food security for all Canadians.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports targeted population health programs aimed at improving food security for all Canadians.
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Code of ethics be developed to govern business-development strategies of companies in the health field

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11235
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that a code of ethics be developed to govern business-development strategies of companies in the health field.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that a code of ethics be developed to govern business-development strategies of companies in the health field.
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Health care from the first trimester of pregnancy

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11236
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that all provinces and territories should have a legal obligation to provide health care from the first trimester of pregnancy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that all provinces and territories should have a legal obligation to provide health care from the first trimester of pregnancy.
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Routine nutrition risk screening of all hospitalized patients

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11237
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the establishment of routine nutrition risk screening of all hospitalized patients to help prevent, detect and treat malnutrition.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the establishment of routine nutrition risk screening of all hospitalized patients to help prevent, detect and treat malnutrition.
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Canada Health Infoway engaging consultation with physicians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11238
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages Canada Health Infoway to engage in consultation with physicians.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages Canada Health Infoway to engage in consultation with physicians.
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Voluntary ban on the sale of energy drinks to minors.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11239
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will recommend that the Canadian Pharmacists Association, National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities, and Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores introduce a voluntary ban on the sale of energy drinks to minors.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will recommend that the Canadian Pharmacists Association, National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities, and Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores introduce a voluntary ban on the sale of energy drinks to minors.
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