CMA transformation initiative scrutinized
- CMA lauds "critical" role played by IMGs. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/4/2009 Doctor's Health Matters, p581
The article reports on the statement of Canadian Medical Association (CMA) president Robert Ouellet regarding the role of international medical graduates (IMGs) during orientation session in Winnipeg, Manitoba. According to him, the doctors trained outside the country made contributions to the...
- Inaugural address. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/9/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 6, p521
The article focuses on the inaugural address of radiologist Dr. Robert Ouellet as the new president of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) delivered at the 141st General Council and annual general meeting of CMA in MontrÃ©al, Quebec. Ouellet recommends solutions to address the ailing health...
- Full speed ahead for CMA's transformation train. Kondro, Wayne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/13/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 8, p466
The article offers information on the issues related to health care discussed at the annual meeting of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Delegates at the meeting discussed the development of CMA's transformation initiative aiming to adopt a market-driven...
- Double curses and lost revenues. Kondro, Wayne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/26/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 5, p539
The article focuses on "More Doctors, More Care," a campaign launched by the Canadian Medical Association which aimed at obliging politicians to resolve the shortage of physician. It notes that the campaign is a result of the study which reveals that wait times for four medical treatments has...
- A shortage of doctors? What shortage? Sibbald, Barbara // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/20/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 6, p857
Discusses the report 'Revitalizing Medicare: Shared Problems, Public Solutions,' by the Tommy Douglas Research Institute. How the report highlights that there is not a shortage of doctors in Canada; Failures of the report; Response from the Canadian Medical Association.
- Brave new works of e-medicine confronts all MDs, incoming president says. Sibbald, Barbara // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/08/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 3, p325
Profiles Dr. Peter Barrett, president of the Canadian Medical Association. View of how the Internet can be used by doctors and patients; Opinion that the future of Canada's medicare system needs to be decided by the citizens as well as physicians and politicians; Biographical information.
- Former CMA president to become delegate to WMA. Kondro, Wayne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, pE671
The article reports that Dr. Robert Ouellet, former president of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA), will replace Dr. Ruth Collins-Nakai as the official delegate of CMA to the World Medical Association (WMA).
- Physician shortage a personal issue for CMA's incoming president. Sibbald, Barbara // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/6/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 3, p290
Focuses on Dr. Dana Hanson, who will assume the Canadian Medical Association presidency on August 21, 2002. Issues of interest to Hanson, including medical workforce shortages and medicare reform; Career information; His concern for the health and well-being of doctors.
- THE FUTURE OF MEDICINE. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/19/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 6, p757
Presents a policy statement of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) concerning the future of medical practice in Canada as of September, 2000. Reasons for the development of the policy, including the expectation of a rapid pace of change in the practice of medicine; Prediction of additional...