Improving functions

This section addresses the essential functions of a health professional association as described by its goals and objectives.  Capacity areas addressed include membership services; promotion of quality and standards of care; advancing the professional practice; and influencing medical practice and health policy.

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Accompanying Tools:

6.1 – Example: Promotional material to recruit members (SOGC)
6.2 – Tool: Development process and structure of a clinical guideline
6.3 – Template: Membership data management system
6.4 – Tool: Basics of advocacy
6.5 – Example: Position statement (FIGO/ICM)
6.6 – Tool: Clinical guideline development – Understanding and finding evidence