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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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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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The Canadian Medical Association recognizes the participation, roles and valuable contributions of seniors

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11605
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recognizes the participation, roles and valuable contributions of seniors in our society.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recognizes the participation, roles and valuable contributions of seniors in our society.
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Guidelines and standards for the use of telemonitoring technology

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11606
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health information and e-health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of guidelines and standards for the use of telemonitoring technology.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health information and e-health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of guidelines and standards for the use of telemonitoring technology.
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National seniors’ strategy includes evidence-based hospital practices

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11607
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that a national seniors’ strategy includes evidence-based hospital practices that better meet seniors’ physical, cognitive and psychosocial needs.
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 that a national seniors’ strategy includes evidence-based hospital practices that better meet seniors’ physical, cognitive and psychosocial needs.
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Seamless transition through the continuum of care in a national seniors’ strategy

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11608
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 innovative and alternative models/partnerships that can provide services and resources for patients’ seamless transition through the continuum of care in a national seniors’ strategy.
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 innovative and alternative models/partnerships that can provide services and resources for patients’ seamless transition through the continuum of care in a national seniors’ strategy.
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Increased education and training in end- of-life care for community health care workers

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11610
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages increased education and training in end- of-life care for community health care workers.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages increased education and training in end- of-life care for community health care workers.
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Consistent immunization policies

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11612
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports consistent immunization policies, health and safety requirements and standardized reporting for all medical schools in Canada.
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 supports consistent immunization policies, health and safety requirements and standardized reporting for all medical schools in Canada.
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National immunization registry

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11615
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges the federal government to accelerate the development and implementation of a national immunization registry.
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 urges the federal government to accelerate the development and implementation of a national immunization registry.
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Promoting and raising awareness of immunization against childhood diseases

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11617
Date
2015-Aug-26
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association asks governments to step up their commitment to promoting and raising awareness of immunization against childhood diseases.
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 asks governments to step up their commitment to promoting and raising awareness of immunization against childhood diseases.
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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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