The Ministry of Health has made the decision to discontinue the Community Healthcare and Resource Directory (CHARD), effective immediately.
Sponsoring Specialist Participation at the Canadian Conference on Physician Leadership, May 31 to June 1, 2013 in Vancouver
A reminder that this fee is available to bill for the most responsible specialist physician coordinating a complex patient’s hospital discharge.
A group of BC specialists and health care executives recently traveled to Cleveland, Ohio to find out the secrets of success at one of the US’s top medical centres. Organized by the Practice Suppo
How can the Specialist Services Committee (SSC) best support you in improving the services you provide to patients across BC? In 2013 the SSC will be reviewing its current initiatives and creating
The Specialist Services Committee has approved an additional $3M in one-time funding, bringing the total to $8M, to support 21 physician-led local projects over the next several years. A total of
This article, written by Ken Seethram, MD, FRCSC, FACOG, appeared in September 2012's issue of the BC Medical Journal.
The Specialist Services Committee has approved in principle 21 projects for one-time funding worth approximately $8 million.
As of June 1, 2012 the SSC has implemented two new fees that support specialists providing enhanced care planning for patients.
Effective August 1, 2012 changes have been made to the two specialist telephone patient management fees (G10002 and G10003). These two fees have been changed into time-based fees payable per 15 mi
The three telephone fees (G10001, G10002, G10003) have been designed to increase Specialists’ capacity and improve patient access to Specialist expertise. The goal is to improve office efficiency