TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/05/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 5, p595
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
3556230

 

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