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Impact of health system reforms on primary and specialty care

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy400
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association work with its Divisions and affiliates to assess the impact of health system reforms on the sustainability of primary and specialty care in Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association work with its Divisions and affiliates to assess the impact of health system reforms on the sustainability of primary and specialty care in Canada.
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Long-term sustainability in the Canadian-trained health care workforce

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy401
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association urge the federal/provincial/territorial governments to provide long-term sustainability in the Canadian-trained health care workforce.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association urge the federal/provincial/territorial governments to provide long-term sustainability in the Canadian-trained health care workforce.
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Government funding for health information technology

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy402
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health information and e-health
Resolution
That the federal, provincial and territorial governments fund the health information technology required to enhance the delivery of quality care and sustain the health care system.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health information and e-health
Resolution
That the federal, provincial and territorial governments fund the health information technology required to enhance the delivery of quality care and sustain the health care system.
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Publicly funded Medicare program

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy403
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association develop a series of options, of greater and lesser intensity, for engaging the public in a dialogue concerning the future scope and financing of Canada's publicly funded Medicare program and assist the Divisions, in a manner to be determined by the Canadian Medical Association Board, in applying those options at the local level.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association develop a series of options, of greater and lesser intensity, for engaging the public in a dialogue concerning the future scope and financing of Canada's publicly funded Medicare program and assist the Divisions, in a manner to be determined by the Canadian Medical Association Board, in applying those options at the local level.
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Improving health care system

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy404
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the federal, provincial and territorial governments work in partnership with the public, Canadian Medical Association, its divisions and affiliates and other health care stakeholders to continue to work to improve efficiency and effectiveness in the health care system.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the federal, provincial and territorial governments work in partnership with the public, Canadian Medical Association, its divisions and affiliates and other health care stakeholders to continue to work to improve efficiency and effectiveness in the health care system.
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Repatriation, retention and recruitment of physicians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy405
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association divisions and affiliates work with federal, provincial and territorial governments to enhance and encourage the repatriation, retention and recruitment of physicians and other health care workers within Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association divisions and affiliates work with federal, provincial and territorial governments to enhance and encourage the repatriation, retention and recruitment of physicians and other health care workers within Canada.
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Public and private funding of health care.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy406
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the federal, provincial and territorial governments, in close partnership with health care organizations (including the Canadian Medical Association and its Divisions and affiliates) and the public, initiate and maintain a process to promote full understanding of the respective roles and boundaries of the public and private sectors in the funding and delivery of health care.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the federal, provincial and territorial governments, in close partnership with health care organizations (including the Canadian Medical Association and its Divisions and affiliates) and the public, initiate and maintain a process to promote full understanding of the respective roles and boundaries of the public and private sectors in the funding and delivery of health care.
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Breathalyzer-linked ignition interlock devices

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy408
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The CMA supports the use of breathalyzer-linked ignition interlock devices by provincial/territorial governments as a sentencing option for people convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The CMA supports the use of breathalyzer-linked ignition interlock devices by provincial/territorial governments as a sentencing option for people convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol.
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Violence-prevention in health care settings

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy410
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association encourage the provincial and territorial governments to develop violence-prevention, including training programs and train the trainer programs, suitable to a wide variety of healthcare settings.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association encourage the provincial and territorial governments to develop violence-prevention, including training programs and train the trainer programs, suitable to a wide variety of healthcare settings.
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Access to health care services in rural aboriginal communities

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy411
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association request that Health Canada work with provinces and territories to develop creative strategies, in consultation with the medical associations and the aboriginal health organizations, to improve access to quality primary health care services for rural and isolated aboriginal communities.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association request that Health Canada work with provinces and territories to develop creative strategies, in consultation with the medical associations and the aboriginal health organizations, to improve access to quality primary health care services for rural and isolated aboriginal communities.
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Insurance policy restrictions for mental, nervous and addictive disorders

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy414
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association engage in a formal dialogue with the insurance industry and worker compensation organizations to discuss the burden on patients and health care providers of restrictive policy underwriting, enhanced claims scrutinizing and onerous assessment processes for mental, nervous and addictive disorders and seek solutions equitable to all parties.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association engage in a formal dialogue with the insurance industry and worker compensation organizations to discuss the burden on patients and health care providers of restrictive policy underwriting, enhanced claims scrutinizing and onerous assessment processes for mental, nervous and addictive disorders and seek solutions equitable to all parties.
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Essential drugs for the exclusive use of developing countries

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy415
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The CMA calls on governments and pharmaceutical manufacturers in Canada to ensure a supply of essential drugs for the exclusive use of developing countries, and to offset the numerous barriers hindering access to these drugs.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The CMA calls on governments and pharmaceutical manufacturers in Canada to ensure a supply of essential drugs for the exclusive use of developing countries, and to offset the numerous barriers hindering access to these drugs.
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Programs to improve the health of aboriginals in urban and rural areas

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy416
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That Canadian Medical Association ask Health Canada, in consultation with the provinces, the territories and First Nation authorities, to develop programs to improve the health of aboriginal communities in urban and rural areas.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That Canadian Medical Association ask Health Canada, in consultation with the provinces, the territories and First Nation authorities, to develop programs to improve the health of aboriginal communities in urban and rural areas.
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Professional development as part of CMA e-strategy

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy468
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Health information and e-health
Resolution
That General Council endorse Canadian Medical Association's offering of professional development to physicians as part of the Canadian Medical Association's e-strategy.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Health information and e-health
Resolution
That General Council endorse Canadian Medical Association's offering of professional development to physicians as part of the Canadian Medical Association's e-strategy.
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Rise in medical undergraduate tuition fees

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy471
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association believes the recent rapid rise in medical undergraduate program tuition fees will have a detrimental impact on access to Canadian medical education and availability of Canadian trained physicians to Canadians.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association believes the recent rapid rise in medical undergraduate program tuition fees will have a detrimental impact on access to Canadian medical education and availability of Canadian trained physicians to Canadians.
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Tuition fees for medical undergraduates

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy472
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association request federal, provincial and territorial governments work together to regulate and reduce tuition fees for undergraduate medical education and ensure they are equitable throughout Canada.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association request federal, provincial and territorial governments work together to regulate and reduce tuition fees for undergraduate medical education and ensure they are equitable throughout Canada.
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Medical students in underserviced communities

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy473
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association work with federal, provincial and territorial governments to develop a program that will provide financial support for medical students undertaking clinical educational experiences in underserviced communities and specialties, to allow medical students to explore their career choices and future practice locations.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association work with federal, provincial and territorial governments to develop a program that will provide financial support for medical students undertaking clinical educational experiences in underserviced communities and specialties, to allow medical students to explore their career choices and future practice locations.
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Student loans and increased tuition costs

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy474
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association request that the Government of Canada increase the maximum Canada Student Loans (CSL) allowance to reflect past increases in tuition and keep pace with future increases in tuition fee schedules.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association request that the Government of Canada increase the maximum Canada Student Loans (CSL) allowance to reflect past increases in tuition and keep pace with future increases in tuition fee schedules.
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Financial support systems and tuition increases

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy475
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association recommend that non-coercive financial support systems for students be developed concomitantly or in advance of any tuition increase, be in direct proportion to the tuition fee increase, and provided at levels that meet the needs of students.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Health human resources
Resolution
That the Canadian Medical Association recommend that non-coercive financial support systems for students be developed concomitantly or in advance of any tuition increase, be in direct proportion to the tuition fee increase, and provided at levels that meet the needs of students.
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Maintaining and renewing the Canadian health workforce

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy476
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That governments, educators and health care provider organizations commit to maintaining and renewing the Canadian health workforce by ensuring that a responsive, adaptive and adequately funded education system is in place.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Last Reviewed
2014-Mar-01
Date
2000-Aug-16
Topics
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
That governments, educators and health care provider organizations commit to maintaining and renewing the Canadian health workforce by ensuring that a responsive, adaptive and adequately funded education system is in place.
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