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Closing the Gaps: Advancing Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery for Older Adults

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14384
Date
2020-12-15
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
providers, and emergency contacts, including substitute decision makers (SDMs). Recommendation 1.6: Older adults who take medications should work with their Health Care professionals to ensure they have access to at least a 30-day supply of medications during an emergency. Recommendation 1.7: Older

CMA Pre-budget Submission

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14259
Date
2020-08-07
Topics
Physician practice, compensation, forms
Health information and e-health
Health care and patient safety
Health systems, system funding and performance
-ranging access to health care. RECOMMENDATION 2 That the government recognize and support the continued adoption of virtual care and address the inequitable access to digital health services by creating a Digi-Health Knowledge Bank and by expediting broadband access to all Canadians

Ensuring equitable access to health care: Strategies for governments, health system planners, and the medical profession

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy11062
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2013-12-07
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Population health, health equity, public health
account for complexity of patients Coordination between primary care and speciality care and between health care and community services Standardization of referral and access to specialists and social services Lack of needs based planning to ensure that population has necessary services

Health Care Transformation in Canada: Change that Works, Care that Lasts

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy9837
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2010-07-13
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
access to prescription drugs • Continuing care outside acute care facilities 4. Helping providers help patients • Ensuring Canada has an adequate supply of health human resources • More effective adoption of health information technologies 5. Building accountability/responsibility at all levels
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2010-07-13
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Documents
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Improving efficiency in the Canadian health care system

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy11525
Date
2015-05-30
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
be explored to enable greater use of health infrastructure resources in smaller community hospitals that will serve to enhance timely access to care for patients. This would also ensure that staff had a level of activity that would maintain their skills. There has been significant uptake of operations

Joint Canadian Medical Association & Canadian Psychiatric Association Policy - Access to mental health care

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy11890
Date
2016-05-20
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health, health equity, public health
Joint Statement on Access to Mental Health Care from the Canadian Medical Association and Canadian Psychiatric

Joint position statement: Principles to guide health care transformation in Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10218
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2011-07-27
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
will support inter-provincial portability of all health care providers; health human resource planning will adjust for local needs and conditions. – Infrastructure: Health care in the 21st century demands a fully functional health care information technology system as well as buildings and capital
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2011-07-27
Replaces
PRINCIPLES TO GUIDE HEALTH CARE TRANSFORMATION IN CANADA
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
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Management of physician fatigue

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy11127
Last Reviewed
2019-03-03
Date
2014-05-24
Topics
Health human resources
FATIGUE Background Health systems around the world are struggling with how to best meet the health needs of their populations. Health leaders speak with urgency about the need to improve the individual experience of care, improve the health of populations, and maximize return on investments
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2019-03-03
Date
2014-05-24
Topics
Health human resources
Documents
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A More Robust Economy through a Healthier Population: Canadian Medical Association 2012-2013 pre-budget submission

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10635
Date
2012-11-01
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
promotion and disease/injury prevention policies and strategies, advocating for access to quality health care, facilitating change within the medical profession, and providing leadership and guidance to physicians to help them influence, manage and adapt to changes in health care delivery. The CMA

Study on Canada’s Health Workforce

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14469
Date
2022-02-16
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health human resources
Ethics and medical professionalism
are focused on an increase in unconditional federal dollars. We believe that more strategic federal investments are required now to support rebuilding health care delivery in Canada. ● First, we need federal leadership for pan-Canadian, integrated health human resources planning. An intergovernmental

2020 pre-budget submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14131
Date
2020-02-25
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
will strengthen health care and “Work with provinces, territories, health professionals and experts in industry and academia to make sure that all Canadians can access a primary care family doctor.” The Health Minister’s mandate letter further confirms that the Government will work “with the support

Accessibility: the solution lies in cooperation

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy11518
Date
2015-03-25
Topics
Health human resources
organizations, we are constantly seeking ways to improve the health care system in order to bring about patient-centred care. That said, we are also well aware of the budget constraints Quebec is currently facing. Our comments will mainly address the following points: o Access to family physicians
Policy Type
Parliamentary submission
Date
2015-03-25
Topics
Health human resources
Documents
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Appearance before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Health

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14475
Date
2022-05-09
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Ethics and medical professionalism
and digital health, and improve virtual care and data. First, bring in retention incentives for health workers to improve health care access in areas of need. Health care workers in underserved communities and particular care settings are burned out and exiting their career, creating serious resource

Appearance before the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14472
Date
2022-03-28
Topics
Health human resources
Health systems, system funding and performance
health human resources planning. An intergovernmental approach, led by the federal government is now required. ● Second, it’s time to deliver on the promise to increase patient access to family doctors and primary care teams by delivering on the $3.2 billion commitment. As part

Call to Action: An Approach to Patient Transfers for Those Living in Rural and Remote Communities in Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14466
Date
2021-04-21
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
to Patient Transfers for Those Living in Rural and Remote Communities in Canada What is the challenge? Despite the Canada Health Act legislating that all Canadians be given universal and accessible health care, many people living in rural and remote communities do not have access to care close to home

CMA 2023 Pre-budget Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14490
Date
2022-10-06
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health human resources
Population health, health equity, public health
for pan-Canadian integrated health human resources planning Recommendation 3: Scale up collaborative, interprofessional primary care Recommendation 4: Enable the adoption of a pan-Canadian licensure model to expand the mobility of medical professionals and virtual care to improve access to health

CMA Letter to the Council of the Federation regarding the Council of the Federation meeting and Canada’s health funding priorities (health workforce, primary care, labour mobility)

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14486
Date
2022-06-22
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health human resources
of lack of access to health care. Waiting lists for specialty care, procedures and diagnostics continue to increase in the face of a mounting health workforce crisis. Health providers are experiencing drastic levels of burnout are departing their profession, shuttering clinics, and reducing hours

Consensus statement on networks for high-quality rural anesthesia, surgery, and obstetric care in Canada

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14477
Date
2021-05-17
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
Health human resources
into high-functioning networks based on the best available evidence. Report Surgical and maternity triage needs to be embedded within networks to address the tensions between sustainable regional programs and local access to care. Safety and quality must be demonstrated to be equivalent across similar

A Doctor for Every Canadian - Better Planning for Canada's Health Human Resources: The Canadian Medical Association's brief to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities - Addressing Existing Labour Shortages in High-Demand Occupations

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10387
Date
2012-05-09
Topics
Health human resources
resources: health care will be delivered within collaborative practice models; pan-Canadian eligibility for licensure will support inter-provincial portability of all health care providers; and health human resource planning will align with communities in the short, medium and long term
Policy Type
Parliamentary submission
Date
2012-05-09
Topics
Health human resources
Documents
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Enhancing equitable access to virtual care in Canada: Principle-based recommendations for equity

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14447
Date
2021-04-30
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
Health information and e-health
, lifestyle and effective use of the public health care system. Également disponible en français sous le titre : Améliorer l’accès équitable aux soins virtuels au Canada : recommandations fondées sur des principes en matière d’équité. To obtain additional information, please contact: Health Canada Address

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