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Health and health care for an aging population

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11061
Date
2013-Dec-07
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Health systems, system funding and performance
  1 document  
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2018-Mar-03
Date
2013-Dec-07
Replaces
PD00-03 - Principles for medical care of older persons
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Health systems, system funding and performance
Documents
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Clinical tests and interventions

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10857
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will form a collaborative working group to develop specialty-specific lists of clinical tests/interventions and procedures for which benefits have generally not been shown to exceed the risks.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will form a collaborative working group to develop specialty-specific lists of clinical tests/interventions and procedures for which benefits have generally not been shown to exceed the risks.
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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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Noise levels in Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10861
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a national strategy for the creation of community and regional maps that track noise levels in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a national strategy for the creation of community and regional maps that track noise levels in Canada.
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Access to results of government-funded research

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10863
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health information and e-health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports timely public access and transparency to the results of and information from government-funded research.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health information and e-health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports timely public access and transparency to the results of and information from government-funded research.
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Exposure to bisphenol A

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10870
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for legislation to protect Canadians from continued exposure to bisphenol A.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for legislation to protect Canadians from continued exposure to bisphenol A.
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Strategy to combat obesity

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10871
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for a strategy to combat obesity that includes requiring package and retail display warnings about health risks associated with excess consumption of high-calorie, low- nutritional-value junk foods/drinks.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for a strategy to combat obesity that includes requiring package and retail display warnings about health risks associated with excess consumption of high-calorie, low- nutritional-value junk foods/drinks.
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Disaster management planning in hospitals

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10882
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for biennial testing of disaster management planning in hospitals.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for biennial testing of disaster management planning in hospitals.
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Outsourcing of medical services

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10891
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association advocates that should outsourcing of medical services by health authorities or hospitals occur, Canadian training and certification standards must be met.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association advocates that should outsourcing of medical services by health authorities or hospitals occur, Canadian training and certification standards must be met.
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Supervised consumption sites

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10892
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for a reconsideration of proposed federal legislation that restricts supervised consumption (safe injection) sites.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for a reconsideration of proposed federal legislation that restricts supervised consumption (safe injection) sites.
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Violence in hockey

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10895
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association condemns the National Hockey League executives and owners regarding violence within their sport.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association condemns the National Hockey League executives and owners regarding violence within their sport.
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Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports a ban on the sale of energy drinks to Canadians younger than the legal drinking age in their jurisdiction.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports a ban on the sale of energy drinks to Canadians younger than the legal drinking age in their jurisdiction.
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Alcohol and energy drinks

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10900
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will conduct an analysis with recommendations on the effect of industry advertising promoting the consumption of alcohol and energy drinks on the youth of Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will conduct an analysis with recommendations on the effect of industry advertising promoting the consumption of alcohol and energy drinks on the youth of Canada.
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Strategy to combat obesity

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10907
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for a strategy to combat obesity that includes restrictions on the sale of high-calorie, low- nutritional-value junk foods/drinks in recreational facilities frequented by young people.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for a strategy to combat obesity that includes restrictions on the sale of high-calorie, low- nutritional-value junk foods/drinks in recreational facilities frequented by young people.
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Antibiotics for use in food animals

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10913
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a national system to identify and report the identities and quantities of antibiotics acquired domestically or imported for use in food animals.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of a national system to identify and report the identities and quantities of antibiotics acquired domestically or imported for use in food animals.
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Campaigns to prevent fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10915
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports campaigns to prevent fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Aboriginal communities in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports campaigns to prevent fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Aboriginal communities in Canada.
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Antibiotics for agricultural use

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10916
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that the Food and Drugs Act and its regulations be amended to close the "own use" provision for the unmanaged importation of antibiotics for agricultural use.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that the Food and Drugs Act and its regulations be amended to close the "own use" provision for the unmanaged importation of antibiotics for agricultural use.
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Canadian Medical Association Submission on Bill S-209, An Act to Amend the Criminal Code (prize fights)

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10708
Date
2013-Apr-15
Topics
Health care and patient safety
  1 document  

Illness and injury prevention

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10750
Date
2013-Mar-02
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for greater emphasis on illness and injury prevention and health promotion by the Council of the Federation Health Care Innovation Working Group.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2019-Mar-03
Date
2013-Mar-02
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for greater emphasis on illness and injury prevention and health promotion by the Council of the Federation Health Care Innovation Working Group.
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Study on Canada's pandemic preparedness: CMA's Presentation to the Senate Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10010
Date
2010-Oct-22
Topics
Health care and patient safety
  1 document  

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