Northern Physician Retention Initiative

Northern Physician Retention Initiative

The 2022-2023 application form for the Northern Physician Retention Initiative is available on the ministry website. The 2022-23 application form for the Northern Physician Retention Initiative is currently available on the ministry webpage. Again this year, payments...
Physician Services Agreement Updates: Extended to April 2024

Physician Services Agreement Updates: Extended to April 2024

Adjusted Capitation System Extended The implementation of an adjusted capitation system has been extended to April 1, 2024. Because this new implementation date impacts planned changes to Preventive Care Bonuses and Fee-For-Service billing limits, these updates have...
New Diagnostic Code for Post COVID-19 Condition

New Diagnostic Code for Post COVID-19 Condition

Use of Diagnostic Code 081 for Post COVID-19 Condition (Long COVID) Post-COVID-19 Condition (PCC), commonly known as Long COVID, has emerged as a complex and multi-system disease that is anticipated to require multi-disciplinary management and treatment across the...
The New Virtual Care Model in the Ontario Health Care System

The New Virtual Care Model in the Ontario Health Care System

The Ministry of Health (ministry) and the Ontario Medical Association (OMA) have been working together to implement the 2021 Physician Services Agreement (PSA). Effective December 1, 2022, the Schedule of Benefits (the Schedule) has been amended to reflect the new...
Medical Software For Billing Agents

Medical Software For Billing Agents

For the past 20 years YES Medical System has provided me with excellent support with a team of professionals who are always available to answer questions and provide services which make the system work for me.   I use several other medical systems daily (Accuro,...