Never too late to talk transformation
- Health ministries considering CMA's access-to-care proposal. Sibbald, Barbara // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;05/19/98, Vol. 158 Issue 10, p1261
Reports that the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) has responded to the uproar about access to health care with a long-term solution. What the solution proposes; By whom it will be led; Why it is extremely difficult to obtain information on health care waiting times; The need for observational...
- FOLLOW 'CANADIAN WAY' TO REFORM HEALTH CARE: HEAL. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/3/2015, Vol. 187 Issue 2, p148
The article reports on the decision of the Canadian Medical Association to join a coalition of 39 national health care groups in urging for a return to their conventional way of addressing national health issues via compassion, consensus, and collaboration.
- Around the CMA. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/17/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 8, p980
The article offers information on topics related to Canadian Medical Association (CMA) in 2011 such as the death of Eve Elman, director of government relations of CMA and the popularity of the efforts of CMA to meet members and discuss the need for health care system transformation.
- Panel's recommendations could open privatization floodgates, delegates warn. Vogel, Lauren // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE991
The article reports that delegates criticizes Canadian Medical Association (CMA)'s blue-ribbon advisory panel's recommendations for healthcare transformation due to its broad language. They say that the recommendations can be misinterpreted as flooding private, for-profit monetized health care...
- Outgoing CMA president urges united front. Kondro, Wayne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, pE669
The article focuses on the valedictory address of Anne Doig, outgoing President of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA), at CMA's 143rd annual general meeting, in which she spoke on the matters that will help improve the health care system of Canada.
- Canadian Healthcare System on the Verge of Imploding. // New American (08856540);9/14/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p6
The article reports on the call of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) for an overhaul of the healthcare system in Canada. According to Dr. Anne Doig of CMA, patients received less than optimal care and physicians believe that there is a need to implement changes in the health care system....
- CMA president-elect traverses wildernesses. Collier, Roger // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE997
The article features doctor Anna Reid, president-elect of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA), along with her journey in the political side of medicine. It mentions that she took part in the development of CMA's policy document on health care transformation through being a president of the...
- Patient charters all buzz and no bite, advocates say. Series #2. Vogel, Lauren // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, p1406
The article presents a reprint of the article "Patient charters all buzz and no bite, advocates say," by Lauren Vogel, which appeared at www.cmaj.com. It reports on the difficulties encountered by the Canadian Medical Association regarding its proposal of establishing a national charter to...
- Flogging the transformation agenda. Kondro, Wayne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, pE653
The article focuses on the transformation of the health care system in Canada. According to pollster Nik Nanos, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has adopted a hands-off approach regarding the issue because he sees it as a provincial jurisdiction. Meanwhile, it mentions that the Canadian Medical...