CMPA fees for Ontario doctors up 13.6%, decrease in rest of country

Sibbald, Barbara
September 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/05/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 5, p595
Academic Journal
Reports that Ontario physicians are taking money from the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) legal settlement reserves to prevent large fee increases. Expectation that CMPA fees on the doctors will rise by less than 14 percent in 2001, instead of the anticipated 50 percent; Problems involving the CMPA decision to use a regional rather than national method of setting rates; Introduction of cost-containment measures.


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