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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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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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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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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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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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Mentorship programs

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10888
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of more structured mentorship programs featuring a formal career counselling component as part of all residency curricula in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of more structured mentorship programs featuring a formal career counselling component as part of all residency curricula in Canada.
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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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Palliative care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10893
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that all relevant legislation be amended to recognize that any person whose medical condition warrants it is entitled to receive palliative care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that all relevant legislation be amended to recognize that any person whose medical condition warrants it is entitled to receive palliative care.
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Documents to guide physicians facing ethical dilemmas

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10896
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will create and distribute an inventory of existing documents to guide physicians facing ethical dilemmas within the context of their professional practices.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will create and distribute an inventory of existing documents to guide physicians facing ethical dilemmas within the context of their professional practices.
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Conscientious objection

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10897
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the right of any physician to exercise conscientious objection when faced with a request for medical aid in dying.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the right of any physician to exercise conscientious objection when faced with a request for medical aid in dying.
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Palliative care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10898
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that every person nearing the end of life who wishes to receive palliative care services at home should have access to them.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that every person nearing the end of life who wishes to receive palliative care services at home should have access to them.
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Mental health conditions in the workplace

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10903
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development and implementation of comprehensive strategies to promote mental health and the management of mental health conditions in the workplace.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development and implementation of comprehensive strategies to promote mental health and the management of mental health conditions in the workplace.
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Russian Federation's legislation banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations"

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10911
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association condemns the Russian Federation's legislation banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations."
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association condemns the Russian Federation's legislation banning "propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations."
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Interventions that target the social determinants of health

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10914
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that physicians be encouraged and adequately supported to participate in community-based interventions that target the social determinants of health.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Physician practice/ compensation/ forms
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that physicians be encouraged and adequately supported to participate in community-based interventions that target the social determinants of health.
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Concern about safety

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy10917
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association expresses its deep concern about the safety of Dr. Tarek Loubani as well as Mr. John Greyson, and urges Canadian officials to ensure due and fair process as well as physical and emotional safety for those two individuals.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2013-Aug-21
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association expresses its deep concern about the safety of Dr. Tarek Loubani as well as Mr. John Greyson, and urges Canadian officials to ensure due and fair process as well as physical and emotional safety for those two individuals.
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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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