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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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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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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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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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The medical profession’s critical role in supporting immunization

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11643
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will provide information and tools to physicians to promote the medical profession’s critical role in supporting immunization.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will provide information and tools to physicians to promote the medical profession’s critical role in supporting immunization.
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Public health budgets

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11648
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will conduct a campaign to urge governments to restore and increase public health budgets.
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 will conduct a campaign to urge governments to restore and increase public health budgets.
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Basic income guarantee

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11650
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association endorses the concept of a basic income guarantee
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association endorses the concept of a basic income guarantee
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Cradle-to-grave health records for patients living in Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11653
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Health information and e-health
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the organization, centralization and management of cradle-to-grave health records for patients living in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Health information and e-health
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the organization, centralization and management of cradle-to-grave health records for patients living in Canada.
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Structured screening program for cervical cancer

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11659
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends the development of a structured screening program for cervical cancer that includes detection of high-risk human papillomavirus in vulnerable groups.
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 recommends the development of a structured screening program for cervical cancer that includes detection of high-risk human papillomavirus in vulnerable groups.
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Declaration of immunization status

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11660
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that governments authorize elementary and secondary schools to require a declaration of immunization status, to be followed by a conversation between public health officials and parents where children are shown to be inadequately immunized.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that governments authorize elementary and secondary schools to require a declaration of immunization status, to be followed by a conversation between public health officials and parents where children are shown to be inadequately immunized.
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Access to the same effective and appropriate care for all Canadians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11661
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends patient populations that fall under federal jurisdiction should have access to the same effective and appropriate care as all other Canadians.
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 recommends patient populations that fall under federal jurisdiction should have access to the same effective and appropriate care as all other Canadians.
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Increased knowledge amongst physicians in the practice of trauma-informed care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11667
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association promotes increased knowledge amongst physicians in the practice of trauma-informed care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association promotes increased knowledge amongst physicians in the practice of trauma-informed care.
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Effects of online gambling

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11668
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will consult with Health Canada to discuss the effects of online gambling.
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 will consult with Health Canada to discuss the effects of online gambling.
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Best-care practices that acknowledge the unique circumstances of Aboriginal communities

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11669
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will convene a national roundtable to eliminate jurisdictional barriers and establish best-care practices that acknowledge the unique circumstances of Aboriginal communities.
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 will convene a national roundtable to eliminate jurisdictional barriers and establish best-care practices that acknowledge the unique circumstances of Aboriginal communities.
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Practical advocacy strategies to support the health and well-being of First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities in Canada.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11673
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will promote practical advocacy strategies to support the health and well-being of First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities in 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 will promote practical advocacy strategies to support the health and well-being of First Nations, Métis and Inuit communities in Canada.
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Adoption of fracture-liaison programs

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11601
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the adoption of fracture-liaison programs at facilities involved with post-fracture care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the adoption of fracture-liaison programs at facilities involved with post-fracture care.
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National seniors’ strategy specifically addresses the needs of seniors in rural and northern areas

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11603
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will ensure that its national seniors’ strategy specifically addresses the needs of seniors in rural and northern areas.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will ensure that its national seniors’ strategy specifically addresses the needs of seniors in rural and northern areas.
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Support for family caregivers

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11604
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the inclusion of adequate, evidence-based support for family caregivers in a national seniors’ strategy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the inclusion of adequate, evidence-based support for family caregivers in a national seniors’ strategy.
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