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End-of-life care

Policies and reports

 

Policy resolutions

End-of-life care resolutions adopted by General Council (August 2014)
End-of-life care resolutions adopted at General Council (August 2015)

CMA activities

2014 member and stakeholder consultation

(co-hosted with Maclean’s magazine)

1. Cross-country town halls
CMA national dialogue report on end-of-life care

Maclean's news article on the National Dialogue

 

2. Member engagement
CMA member consultation report
Infographic of Canadian physicians’ views on end-of-life care
CMA news article - Physician views on end-of-life issues vary widely: 2011 CMA survey
CMA news article - Physician perspective on end-of-life issues fully aired: 2014 CMA survey

Strategic initiative:assisted dying

Background:

CMA role in Supreme Court of Canada Judgment in Carter v. Canada

Affidavit of the Canadian Medical Association to the Supreme Court of Canada
Factum of the Canadian Medical Association to the Supreme Court of Canada
CMA news article - CMA front and centre following Supreme Court decision

2015 member and stakeholder consultation

CMA member online dialogue summary report
CMA news article – Assisted dying dominates debate: 2015 CMA Survey

2016 member and stakeholder consultation

Results of the CMA Member Survey on Medical Assistance in Dying, June 2016