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Some doctors will not be paid until June

Ottawa Citizen

Doctors are getting increasingly frustrated after learning they might not be paid for months. The problem affects thousands of physicians who bill for individual services, from family doctors to specialists.

The issue comes down to a glitch in the electronic billing system that won’t accept billings for telephone consultations.

The province told physicians on March 14 that five new billing codes were being introduced to cover phone visits during the COVID-19 outbreak. But the codes haven’t been activated yet.

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