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Sexually transmitted disease among youth

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11251
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of intervention, education and prevention programs to combat sexually transmitted disease among youth.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the development of intervention, education and prevention programs to combat sexually transmitted disease among youth.
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Smoking of any plant material

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11252
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association opposes the smoking of any plant material.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association opposes the smoking of any plant material.
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Supports for women who must leave their home communities to give birth

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11253
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the development and implementation of supports for women who must leave their home communities to give birth.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the development and implementation of supports for women who must leave their home communities to give birth.
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Federal government’s preparedness for national health emergencies

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11254
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will seek a current-state assessment of the federal government’s preparedness for national health emergencies with respect to mechanisms for providing timely knowledge translation of public health directives for clinicians and increased surveillance by physicians and health officials.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will seek a current-state assessment of the federal government’s preparedness for national health emergencies with respect to mechanisms for providing timely knowledge translation of public health directives for clinicians and increased surveillance by physicians and health officials.
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Importing medications

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11255
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that the federal government amend its laws and regulations so that in urgent cases medication can be more readily imported into Canada when shortages occur.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that the federal government amend its laws and regulations so that in urgent cases medication can be more readily imported into Canada when shortages occur.
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Comprehensive regulatory standard authorizing the use of marijuana for medical purposes

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11256
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges that a comprehensive regulatory standard authorizing the use of marijuana for medical purposes be adopted by all Canadian medical licensing bodies.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges that a comprehensive regulatory standard authorizing the use of marijuana for medical purposes be adopted by all Canadian medical licensing bodies.
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Health hazards associated with exposure to wood smoke

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11257
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will seek to collaborate in developing educational materials outlining possible health hazards associated with exposure to wood smoke.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will seek to collaborate in developing educational materials outlining possible health hazards associated with exposure to wood smoke.
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The Built Environment and Health

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11258
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop an action plan to promote the recommendations outlined in its policy, The Built Environment and Health.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop an action plan to promote the recommendations outlined in its policy, The Built Environment and Health.
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Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will collaborate with other disciplines to ensure that the mutual benefits to health and the economy of climate action are more broadly understood and incorporated into policy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will collaborate with other disciplines to ensure that the mutual benefits to health and the economy of climate action are more broadly understood and incorporated into policy.
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Coal-fired electricity generation

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11260
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports government efforts to phase out coal-fired electricity generation within a 10-year time limit.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports government efforts to phase out coal-fired electricity generation within a 10-year time limit.
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Safety of neonic pesticides

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11261
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges the Pest Management Regulatory Agency to re-evaluate the safety of neonic pesticides in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association urges the Pest Management Regulatory Agency to re-evaluate the safety of neonic pesticides in Canada.
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Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11262
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will review its policies on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will review its policies on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
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Big data and its negative impact on professionalism and the confidentiality of medical data

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11263
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health information and e-health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will propose guidelines to ensure optimal use of big data while limiting its negative impact on professionalism and the confidentiality of medical data.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health information and e-health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will propose guidelines to ensure optimal use of big data while limiting its negative impact on professionalism and the confidentiality of medical data.
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Assisted human reproduction

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11264
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will assess the ethical and economic impacts of recent changes in assisted human reproduction and consider revising its policy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will assess the ethical and economic impacts of recent changes in assisted human reproduction and consider revising its policy.
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Professional autonomy, regardless of practice setting

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11265
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will modify its Code of Ethics to enable physicians to use their professional autonomy, regardless of their practice setting.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will modify its Code of Ethics to enable physicians to use their professional autonomy, regardless of their practice setting.
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Indiscriminate sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11266
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that indiscriminate sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada threatens the principle of non-discriminatory border crossing.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that indiscriminate sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada threatens the principle of non-discriminatory border crossing.
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Guidelines for the sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11267
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will work with appropriate stakeholders to establish guidelines for the sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will work with appropriate stakeholders to establish guidelines for the sharing of mental health information between the United States and Canada.
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Guidelines to assist physicians who work with hospital foundations and other charitable organizations.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11268
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop guidelines to assist physicians who work with hospital foundations and other charitable organizations.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will develop guidelines to assist physicians who work with hospital foundations and other charitable organizations.
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Theory of constraints

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11269
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will study the potential health applications of the theory of constraints.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will study the potential health applications of the theory of constraints.
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Physician resource trends among specialties that focus on seniors’ care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11270
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will examine physician resource trends among specialties that focus on seniors’ care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will examine physician resource trends among specialties that focus on seniors’ care.
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