Straight from the Heart: Ethics, trademarks and tie ups
IMA has done the following in the field of ethics, trademarks and tie ups.
· IMA now has a Registered Copyright for ‘Doctor Emblem’ for MBBS doctors (No 12769/2017-CO/A).
· IMA now has a Registered Trademark for ‘IMA’ Name in Class 44 (Number 3329977)
· IMA got Registered Trade Mark for IMA Logo in Class 35 (Number 3329979)
· IMA got Registered Copyright for IMA Logo (No 12770/2017-CO/A)
· IMA has got ISO Certification (ISO 9001:2015 QMS J1701311)
· IMA has standardised IMA e-Flag and IMA Flag (at head-quarters premises)
· IMA is now ISO 9001 2015 certified organisation
· IMA has standardized new updated “IMA Prayer”.
· IMA has also participated in updation of “WMA Declaration of Geneva”
· IMA has standardized IMA Code of Ethics
· IMA has also signed agreements with ‘IMA AHPI Code of conduct’ and ‘IMA NATHEALTH Code of Conduct.
· IMA has established National and State UNESCO Chairs on Bioethics.
· IMA CME policy mandates a slide on bioethics, pharmacovigilance, AMR and pharmacovigilance
· IMA has certified IMA clinic, IMA professors and IMA credit hours
· IMA has come out with MCI guidelines for deciding medical negligence under section 8.6 of code of ethics.
· e-Varsity will be a part of IMA HQs.
· IMA constitution with resolutions have been updated.
· IMA No Incentive policy launched in Tamil Nadu, West Bengal.
· IMA has zero tolerance for cuts, commission, unethical acts, those indulging in child sexual abuse and female foeticide.
· IMA also has zero tolerance against IMA members who indulge in mud-slinging against each other, against the association or the medical profession in public.
· IMA has finalized IMA Insurance website and IMA SBI credit card
· IMA has signed an agreement with Ms Anthrix for property investments
IMA has also finalized IMA Prayer.
“May everybody be happy
May everybody be healthy
May everybody be free from pain
May everybody be free from sorrow
May we be the healing cure
Beyond every greed & lure”