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CMA Code of Ethics and Professionalism

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy13937
Date
2018-12-08
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
AND SOCIETY 37. Commit to ensuring the quality of medical services offered to patients and society through the establishment and maintenance of professional standards. 38. Recognize that social determinants of health, the environment, and other fundamental considerations that extend beyond medical

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
of physicians in addressing the social determinants of health please see: Canadian Medical Association. Health Equity and the Social Determinants of Health: A Role for the Medical Profession. Ottawa, ON; 2012. Available: http://policybase.cma.ca/dbtw- wpd/Policypdf/PD13-03.pdf 2 http://policybase.cma.ca

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
must have access to the full complement of health services, with incentives in the system to encourage the prevention of illness and to promote optimum health while addressing the complex causative pathways affecting health and disease (i.e., social determinants of health). A defined set
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2010-07-13
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
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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
family physician. 20 In addition, the CIHI study found that factors related to the social determinants of health can also affect system efficiency (e.g., missed prevention opportunities). Frequently, the health care system is relied on to address preventable health needs that are attributable

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
and the enhancement of their well- being. The broader social determinants of health (e.g., income, education level, housing, employment status) affect the ability of individuals to assume personal responsibility for adopting and maintaining healthy lifestyles and minimizing exposure to avoidable
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2011-07-27
Replaces
PRINCIPLES TO GUIDE HEALTH CARE TRANSFORMATION IN CANADA
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Health systems, system funding and performance
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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
. The federal government also has a role in addressing the social and economic factors that affect the health of Canadians. These factors are often referred to as the social determinants of health and were a central theme at the CMA’s annual General Council meeting this year. This brief provides tangible

Advancing Inclusion and quality of life for seniors

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy13729
Date
2017-10-26
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
Health systems, system funding and performance
, avoiding costly institutionalization for as long as feasible. To help older Canadians successfully maintain their independence, governments and society must keep the social determinants of health in mind when developing and implementing policy that affects seniors. It is also important to eliminate

Canada's Food Guide

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy13920
Date
2018-06-06
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
attention to the role of the social determinants of health, are critical to the future health and wellness of Canadians and to the viability of the health care system.”12 CMA recommendations: 1. The Food Guide must go hand in hand with efforts to increase access to affordable, healthy food Food

Canadian Medical Association Submission on Motion 315 (Income Inequality)

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10715
Date
2013-04-25
Topics
Physician practice, compensation, forms
of the Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disability One reason income is so critical to individual health is that it is so closely linked to many of the other social determinants of health. These include but are not limited to: education, employment
Policy Type
Parliamentary submission
Date
2013-04-25
Topics
Physician practice, compensation, forms
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Climate Change and Human Health

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy9809
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2010-06-09
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
vulnerabilities. Therefore, work needs to be done to reduce the burden of diseases and improve upon the social determinants of health for vulnerable populations in Canada and globally. CMA recommends: 4. That the federal and provincial/territorial governments work together to improve the ability
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2010-06-09
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
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Clinical guideline for homeless and vulnerably housed people, and people with lived homelessness experience

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14165
Date
2019-10-17
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Population health, health equity, public health
- ing the immediate prospect, means and ability of acquiring it.6 Under such conditions, individuals and families face intersecting social, mental and physical health risks that significantly increase morbidity and mortality.7,8 For example, people who are homeless and vulnerably housed experience

CMA presentation to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance on Bill C-38

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10441
Date
2012-05-31
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
shared by our members – that policy-makers are not paying adequate attention to the social determinants of health, factors such as income and housing that have a major impact on health outcomes. We remind the government that every action that has a negative effect on health will lead to more costs

CMA’s recommendations for effective poverty reduction strategies

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy13582
Date
2017-02-28
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
on improving the delivery of federal resources and services for the Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy is of profound interest to the CMA, given our concerns about the need to address the social determinants of health. It is that perspective from which this paper will approach the Committee’s areas

CMA's Response to Questionnaire From the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance: 2012-2013 Pre-Budget Consultation

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10445
Date
2012-08-03
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
leadership that would contribute to these efforts by addressing the overall performance of the health care system in Canada. The CMA recommends that: • The federal government recognize the relationship of the social determinants of health on the demands of the health care system and that it implement

CMA's Submission to Finance Canada's 2012 Pre-budget Consultations

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10350
Date
2012-01-12
Topics
Health systems, system funding and performance
and the enhancement of their well-being, with attention paid to broader social determinants of health. Equitable: The health care system has a duty to Canadians to provide and advocate for equitable access to quality care and commonly adopted policies to address the social

Early childhood development

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy11476
Last Reviewed
2020-02-29
Date
2014-12-06
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
(accessed 2013 Dec 9). 26 HM Treasury. Ending child poverty: mapping the route to 2020. London(UK); 2010. Available: http://www.endchildpoverty.org.uk/images/ecp/budget2 010_childpoverty.pdf (accessed 2014 Jan 17). 27 Commission on the Social Determinants of Health. Closing the gap in a generation
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2020-02-29
Date
2014-12-06
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
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The evolving professional relationship between Canadian physicians and our health care system: Where do we stand?

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10389
Last Reviewed
2019-03-03
Date
2012-05-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
for Canadian physicians. ➢ In addition to advocating for issues related directly to patient care, physicians, as community leaders, may also be called upon to advocate for other issues of societal importance, such as protection of the environment or social determinants of health ➢ There can be a fine
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2019-03-03
Date
2012-05-26
Topics
Ethics and medical professionalism
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Health and health care for an aging population

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy11061
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2013-12-07
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Health systems, system funding and performance
is to promote the independence of older Canadians in their own homes and communities, avoiding costly institutionalization for as long as feasible. To help older Canadians successfully maintain their independence, it is important that governments and society ensure that the social determinants of health
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2018-03-03
Date
2013-12-07
Replaces
PD00-03 - Principles for medical care of older persons
Topics
Health care and patient safety
Health systems, system funding and performance
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Health Canada consultation on Canadian drugs and substances strategy

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy14017
Date
2018-12-04
Topics
Pharmaceuticals, prescribing, cannabis, drugs
Population health, health equity, public health
for which there are effective treatments. However, using the social determinants as a framework, most health promotion and prevention efforts will take place outside of the traditional health and medical care services.2. Many Canadians face barriers in their physical, social and economic environments

Health equity and the social determinants of health: A role for the medical profession

https://policybase.cma.ca/link/policy10672
Last Reviewed
2020-02-29
Date
2012-12-08
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
CMA POLICY Health Equity and the Social Determinants of Health: A Role for the Medical Profession Introduction
Policy Type
Policy document
Last Reviewed
2020-02-29
Date
2012-12-08
Topics
Population health, health equity, public health
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