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Ontario
Bulletin Number
        2002
Date
        January 30, 1998
Direct inquiries to
         Ministry of Health
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(address below)
Distribution
        Independent Health Facility Operators
Subject      SCHEDULE OF FACILITY FEES - FEBRUARY 1st, 1998
Enclosed is the new Schedule of Facility Fees (SOFF) for Independent Health Facilities.  It is
effective February 1, 1998.  This Schedule mirrors the 1998 OHIP Schedule of Benefits (SOB)
for Physician Services.  Facility fees are in support of, assist or provide a necessary adjunct to
insured services.

To assist you in claims submission, billing/reconciliation software changes, the following items
represent the major fee code changes from the previously distributed Schedule of Facility Fees.
The two additions and one change to the Schedule of Facility Fees are bolded.

NEW FEE SCHEDULE CODES:

Location Code Description Fee
Nuclear Medicine J809/J609 Tomography (SPECT) two maximum
per examination in conjunction with J808/J608
$43.50
Diagnostic Ultrasound J164/J464 Follicle monitoring studies $24.41

DELETED FEE SCHEDULE CODES:

Location Code Description
Diagnostic Radiology X118   Intravenous cholangiogram

MAXIMUM NUMBER OF SERVICES DECREASED:

Location Code Description Fee
Nuclear Medicine J866/J666 application of Tomography (SPECT), other than to J808/J608, maximum 1
per examination
$43.50

The new fee shedule codes have been added to their respective Class of Service - Nuclear
Medicine: In Vivo Spect and Obs/Gyn Ultrasound and are billable by those facilities licensed for
the applicable Class of Service.

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Kingston
1055 Princess St.
P.O. Box 9000
K7L 5A9
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P1B 9S9
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Exec. Tower,
Oshawa Centre.
419 King St. W.
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Ottawa
Fuller Building
75 Albert Street
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981 2nd Avenue E.
N4K 2H5
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L2R 3C3
 
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N7T 5W4
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70 Foster Dr., Ste. 100
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Suite 801
P3E 5R1
 
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Suite 113
P7E 6T1
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38 Pine St. N., Ste. 110
P4N 6K6
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P.O Box 1700 Stn. A
M5W 1G9
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N8X 1K1
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Kingston, ON
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