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Secure modes of electronic communication between patients and health care providers

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11230
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health information and e-health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the creation and use of secure modes of electronic communication between patients and health care providers.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health information and e-health
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the creation and use of secure modes of electronic communication between patients and health care providers.
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Development of a process to assess potential environmental risks posed by new substances in products regulated under the Food and Drugs Act and Regulations

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11231
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports development of a process to assess potential environmental risks posed by new substances in products regulated under the Food and Drugs Act and Regulations.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports development of a process to assess potential environmental risks posed by new substances in products regulated under the Food and Drugs Act and Regulations.
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Physician input into environmental assessments of industrial projects

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11232
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls on bodies that conduct environmental assessments of industrial projects to seek input from physicians.
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 calls on bodies that conduct environmental assessments of industrial projects to seek input from physicians.
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Efforts to protect arable land from non-agricultural development

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11233
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports efforts to protect arable land from non-agricultural development.
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 efforts to protect arable land from non-agricultural development.
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Food security for all Canadians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11234
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports targeted population health programs aimed at improving food security for all Canadians.
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 targeted population health programs aimed at improving food security for all Canadians.
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Code of ethics be developed to govern business-development strategies of companies in the health field

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11235
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that a code of ethics be developed to govern business-development strategies of companies in the health field.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association recommends that a code of ethics be developed to govern business-development strategies of companies in the health field.
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Health care from the first trimester of pregnancy

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11236
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association believes that all provinces and territories should have a legal obligation to provide health care from the first trimester of pregnancy.
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 believes that all provinces and territories should have a legal obligation to provide health care from the first trimester of pregnancy.
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Routine nutrition risk screening of all hospitalized patients

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11237
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the establishment of routine nutrition risk screening of all hospitalized patients to help prevent, detect and treat malnutrition.
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 the establishment of routine nutrition risk screening of all hospitalized patients to help prevent, detect and treat malnutrition.
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Canada Health Infoway engaging consultation with physicians

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11238
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages Canada Health Infoway to engage in consultation with physicians.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages Canada Health Infoway to engage in consultation with physicians.
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Voluntary ban on the sale of energy drinks to minors.

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11239
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will recommend that the Canadian Pharmacists Association, National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities, and Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores introduce a voluntary ban on the sale of energy drinks to minors.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will recommend that the Canadian Pharmacists Association, National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities, and Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores introduce a voluntary ban on the sale of energy drinks to minors.
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Action to decrease family violence and the maltreatment of children

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11240
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports action to decrease family violence and the maltreatment of children.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports action to decrease family violence and the maltreatment of children.
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Efforts to expand smoke-free policies to include a ban on the use of electronic cigarettes

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11241
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports efforts to expand smoke-free policies to include a ban on the use of electronic cigarettes in areas where smoking is prohibited.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports efforts to expand smoke-free policies to include a ban on the use of electronic cigarettes in areas where smoking is prohibited.
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Revising Canada’s Food Guide

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11242
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health/ health equity/ public health
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will advocate for the revision of Canada’s Food Guide.
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 will advocate for the revision of Canada’s Food Guide.
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Protecting physicians and patients in conflict zones

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11243
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will bring recommendations to the World Medical Association to help ensure that physicians and patients in conflict zones are protected against attack.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association will bring recommendations to the World Medical Association to help ensure that physicians and patients in conflict zones are protected against attack.
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Community resources available to help victims of family violence and children who have been maltreated

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11244
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports efforts to increase the amount of community resources available to help victims of family violence and children who have been maltreated.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports efforts to increase the amount of community resources available to help victims of family violence and children who have been maltreated.
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Remembrance Day ceremonies

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11245
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages provincial/territorial medical associations and local academies of medicine to participate in Remembrance Day ceremonies by taking part in wreath-laying and other ceremonies on behalf of physicians and the medical profession.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association encourages provincial/territorial medical associations and local academies of medicine to participate in Remembrance Day ceremonies by taking part in wreath-laying and other ceremonies on behalf of physicians and the medical profession.
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Educating physicians about the prevalence of child abuse

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11246
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the need to educate physicians about the prevalence of child abuse.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Health care and patient safety
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the need to educate physicians about the prevalence of child abuse.
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National and provincial/territorial legislation to address drug-impaired driving

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11247
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the review of national and provincial/territorial legislation to address drug-impaired driving.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association calls for the review of national and provincial/territorial legislation to address drug-impaired driving.
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Opioid overdose prevention tools and services

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11248
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports community-based programs that offer access to opioid overdose prevention tools and services.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Pharmaceuticals/ prescribing/ cannabis/ marijuana/ drugs
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports community-based programs that offer access to opioid overdose prevention tools and services.
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Gender identity

https://policybase.cma.ca/en/permalink/policy11250
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the position that all adolescent and adult persons have the right to define their own gender identity.
Policy Type
Policy resolution
Date
2014-Aug-20
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
Resolution
The Canadian Medical Association supports the position that all adolescent and adult persons have the right to define their own gender identity.
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