With wait times for specialist appointments in the high range of normal, e-consultations are rising in popularity. Family doctors in underserviced regions of Ontario are consulting specialists via email to get medical opinions quickly, determine whether patients need to see …
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A number of OHIP billing codes require a referring physician’s billing number to get paid. This month JCL looks at error report rejection codes that indicate problems with the referring physician’s billing number, and how to solve them.
Physicians beginning to bill OHIP on a fee-for-service basis for the first time face a daunting task. Here are three pieces of advice that every doctor new to the world of OHIP billing should know.
We’re excited to announce that our new office in Oakville is up and running!
Just in time for monthly clean up after OHIP submissions, here’s our next installment of the Error Code Series! We’re looking at VH-type error codes, and sharing our experiences with the deluge of VH8’s in 2014.
Our guest blogger – accountant Darren Salmond, takes us through the process of incorporating a Medical Professional Corporation (MPC).
In this month’s Request a Blog, we address questions about DF and D7 RA rejections and why certain OHIP codes aren’t payable together.
When you sit down to meet with 2 other health care professionals, including the physician most responsible for the patient, you’re eligible to bill case conference units through OHIP. The two other eligible health professionals can be a combination of: other …
It’s that time of year again, rushing to book patients before the holidays, dealing with tighter OR schedules over the holidays, and let’s not forget – Christmas shopping! To add to the chaos, the MOHLTC has an earlier cut-off date …
It’s a few days after you’ve submitted a big batch of claims to the Ministry of Health, you check your MCEDT account, and there they are: Error reports. You groan and hit print. It’s time for your favorite part of billing – clean up and resubmission. Find the explanations and solutions to the EH-series error codes here.
If you’ve decided to incorporate your medical practice, you need to know how a company operates and how it’s different from being a self-employed individual. Read on to get the facts.