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Ensuring equitable access to health care: Strategies for governments, health system planners, and the medical profession

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11062
Date
2013-Dec-07
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
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The built environment and health

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11063
Date
2013-Dec-07
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
  1 document  

Emergency Department Overcrowding and Access Block

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11097
Date
2013-Dec-07
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association endorses the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians’ position statement on Emergency Department Overcrowding and Access Block as outlined in Appendix A to BD 14-76.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Dec-07
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association endorses the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians’ position statement on Emergency Department Overcrowding and Access Block as outlined in Appendix A to BD 14-76.
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Resident principles on physician health human resources to better serve Canadians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11696
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the six guiding principles in the Canadian Association of Internes and Residents' "Resident Principles on Physician Health Human Resources to Better Serve Canadians" informing the realignment of the postgraduate medical education system supporting a national strategy to meet future societal health care needs.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the six guiding principles in the Canadian Association of Internes and Residents' "Resident Principles on Physician Health Human Resources to Better Serve Canadians" informing the realignment of the postgraduate medical education system supporting a national strategy to meet future societal health care needs.
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Gender-sensitive care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10847
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports curriculum development within Canada's medical schools that ensures trainees are educated on the importance of gender-sensitive care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports curriculum development within Canada's medical schools that ensures trainees are educated on the importance of gender-sensitive care.
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Appropriateness in clinical care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10856
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association adopts the following definition for appropriateness in health care: It is the right care, provided by the right providers, to the right patient, in the right place, at the right time, resulting in optimal quality care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association adopts the following definition for appropriateness in health care: It is the right care, provided by the right providers, to the right patient, in the right place, at the right time, resulting in optimal quality care.
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National Dementia Strategy

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10858
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will revise its proposed framework for a National Dementia Strategy to include education on the assessment and management of pain prior to the initiation of anti-psychotic therapy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will revise its proposed framework for a National Dementia Strategy to include education on the assessment and management of pain prior to the initiation of anti-psychotic therapy.
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Assessing risk for violence in persons with mental illness

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10859
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will make recommendations regarding training in and the use of standardized processes for assessing risk for violence in persons with mental illness.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will make recommendations regarding training in and the use of standardized processes for assessing risk for violence in persons with mental illness.
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Accountability standards

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10860
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of data on health care delivery and patient outcomes to help the medical profession develop an appropriateness framework and associated accountability standards provided that patient and physician confidentiality is maintained.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of data on health care delivery and patient outcomes to help the medical profession develop an appropriateness framework and associated accountability standards provided that patient and physician confidentiality is maintained.
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Collaborative approaches to mental health care for children and youth

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10862
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends strengthening collaborative approaches to mental health care for children and youth.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends strengthening collaborative approaches to mental health care for children and youth.
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Psychoactive substances

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10864
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that there be an increased emphasis on public health-oriented approaches by regulatory authorities responsible for psychoactive substances.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that there be an increased emphasis on public health-oriented approaches by regulatory authorities responsible for psychoactive substances.
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Doctors' Day in Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10865
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the proclamation of a specific annual date as "Doctors' Day in Canada."
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the proclamation of a specific annual date as "Doctors' Day in Canada."
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Employment and mental illness

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10866
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports programs and services that help people with mental illness find and maintain employment.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports programs and services that help people with mental illness find and maintain employment.
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Care of seniors

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10867
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for a pan-Canadian strategy to support the care of seniors that is based on the Principles to Guide Health Care Transformation in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for a pan-Canadian strategy to support the care of seniors that is based on the Principles to Guide Health Care Transformation in Canada.
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Urban planning and population health

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10868
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports integration of the concepts of population health and impact assessment into urban planning and design.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports integration of the concepts of population health and impact assessment into urban planning and design.
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Mobile applications for health

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10869
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health information and e-health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for the development of an accreditation process for mobile applications for health.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health information and e-health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for the development of an accreditation process for mobile applications for health.
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Scope-of-practice expansion

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10875
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that conflict-of-interest issues be considered when any scope-of-practice expansion that allows allied health professionals to both prescribe and dispense medication is considered.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that conflict-of-interest issues be considered when any scope-of-practice expansion that allows allied health professionals to both prescribe and dispense medication is considered.
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Palliative Care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10876
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the integration of the palliative care approach into the management of life-limiting chronic disease.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the integration of the palliative care approach into the management of life-limiting chronic disease.
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Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges the Canadian Medical Protective Association to develop a comprehensive strategy to minimize the liability risk of physicians due to the changing scopes of practice of other health care providers.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges the Canadian Medical Protective Association to develop a comprehensive strategy to minimize the liability risk of physicians due to the changing scopes of practice of other health care providers.
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Multidisciplinary health care team

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10884
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop a strategy to improve understanding of scope of practice and roles for and by all members of a multidisciplinary health care team.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health human resources
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop a strategy to improve understanding of scope of practice and roles for and by all members of a multidisciplinary health care team.
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