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Obesity as a chronic medical disease

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11700
Date
2015-Oct-03
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recognizes obesity as a chronic medical disease.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2015-Oct-03
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recognizes obesity as a chronic medical disease.
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Laboratories work collaboratively with physicians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11618
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that laboratories work collaboratively with physicians to ensure that ranges reported in connection with laboratory results are evidence based and clinically significant.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that laboratories work collaboratively with physicians to ensure that ranges reported in connection with laboratory results are evidence based and clinically significant.
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National multidisciplinary knowledge-sharing network for precision medicine research

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11619
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a national multidisciplinary knowledge-sharing network for precision medicine research.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a national multidisciplinary knowledge-sharing network for precision medicine research.
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Barriers to accessing immunization

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11620
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will work to reduce barriers to accessing immunization.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will work to reduce barriers to accessing immunization.
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Continuing professional development that result in measurable improvement outcomes for patient care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11622
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages the expansion of continuing professional development opportunities that result in measurable improvement outcomes for patient care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages the expansion of continuing professional development opportunities that result in measurable improvement outcomes for patient care.
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Systems-thinking approach across all stages of the medical career life cycle

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11623
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for incorporation of a systems-thinking approach across all stages of the medical career life cycle.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for incorporation of a systems-thinking approach across all stages of the medical career life cycle.
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Student wellness education

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11624
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages medical schools to incorporate student wellness education in the medical school curriculum.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages medical schools to incorporate student wellness education in the medical school curriculum.
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Grief resources and peer-support networks for physicians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11625
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will explore options for developing grief resources and peer-support networks for physicians dealing with bereavement.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will explore options for developing grief resources and peer-support networks for physicians dealing with bereavement.
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Gradual transition toward retirement

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11626
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports physicians who choose a gradual transition toward retirement.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports physicians who choose a gradual transition toward retirement.
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Academic writing and editing among practicing physicians and physicians-in-training

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11627
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will promote the development of resources to foster academic writing and editing among practicing physicians and physicians-in-training.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will promote the development of resources to foster academic writing and editing among practicing physicians and physicians-in-training.
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Best practices to assist patients aged 16 to 24 transitioning from pediatric to adult health services

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11628
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of best practices to assist patients aged 16 to 24 transitioning from pediatric to adult health services.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of best practices to assist patients aged 16 to 24 transitioning from pediatric to adult health services.
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National strategy for Autism Spectrum Disorder

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11629
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a life-span broad national strategy for Autism Spectrum Disorder that covers research, prevention, treatment, education, support, funding and policies.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a life-span broad national strategy for Autism Spectrum Disorder that covers research, prevention, treatment, education, support, funding and policies.
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Improved access to bariatric surgery across Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11630
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports improved access to bariatric surgery across Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports improved access to bariatric surgery across Canada.
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Training in the handover of patient care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11631
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the inclusion of training in the handover of patient care as part of the accreditation standards for Canadian medical schools.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the inclusion of training in the handover of patient care as part of the accreditation standards for Canadian medical schools.
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The Pan-Canadian Joint Consortium for School Health

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11632
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the Pan-Canadian Joint Consortium for School Health.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the Pan-Canadian Joint Consortium for School Health.
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Public release of the Final Report of the External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11633
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the unconditional public release of the Final Report of the External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada upon its completion.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the unconditional public release of the Final Report of the External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada upon its completion.
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Supporting consultations while developing policies, regulations and guidelines on physician-assisted dying

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11635
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports consultation with the Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians and other relevant physician societies when policies, regulations and guidelines are developed on physician-assisted dying.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports consultation with the Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians and other relevant physician societies when policies, regulations and guidelines are developed on physician-assisted dying.
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Accredited standards for the management of life-limiting chronic disease

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11636
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development and application of accredited standards for the integration of a palliative care approach into the management of life-limiting chronic disease.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development and application of accredited standards for the integration of a palliative care approach into the management of life-limiting chronic disease.
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Medical certification of death forms in cases involving physician-assisted death

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11638
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of pan-Canadian guidelines for physicians on the terminology to be used when completing medical certification of death forms in cases involving physician-assisted death.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of pan-Canadian guidelines for physicians on the terminology to be used when completing medical certification of death forms in cases involving physician-assisted death.
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Discussion of and access to a high- quality palliative approach to care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11639
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate that discussion of and access to a high- quality palliative approach to care be available to all Canadians, including those with life- limiting illnesses who are considering assisted death.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate that discussion of and access to a high- quality palliative approach to care be available to all Canadians, including those with life- limiting illnesses who are considering assisted death.
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