Shift toward capitation in Ontario

Collier, Roger
November 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/10/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 10, p668
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "Shift toward capitation in Ontario," which appeared at www.cmaj.ca. It discusses the shift from fee-for-service to capitation systems of family doctors in Ontario, its role in the promotion of high quality care, and issue on transparency.It adds that the Ontario government gives bonuses to motivate doctors to still examine more patients to meet targets like helping female patients to get mammograms and Pap smears.


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