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  1. Physician Fee Schedule Codes for CTO Services
  2. CTO initiation - including completion of the CTO form and all preceding CTO

    K887 services directly related to CTO initiation…………..…………………….per unit $57.75

    CTO supervision - including all associated CTO services except those related to

    K888 initiation or renewal. …………………………………………………………per unit $57.75

    CTO renewal - including completion of the CTO form and all associated CTO

    K889 services directly related to CTO renewal..…………………………………per unit $57.75

    Note: The duration of a CTO is 6 months, and must be renewed as required.

  3. CTO Report Log (Form 3759-83)
  4. Each claim for CTO services must be accompanied by the attached CTO Report Log. A separate copy of the log must be submitted monthly for each of the above fee codes and one copy retained on the patient’s permanent medical record. However, submission and/or retention of the CTO Report Log does not replace the physician’s obligation under the Health Insurance Act to maintain adequate medical records for audit purposes. Each physician is required to complete a monthly CTO Report Log detailing the date and duration of insured activities associated with each fee schedule code.

    The CTO Report Log can be accessed from your nearest OHIP office or on the ministry website at : http://www.health.gov.on.ca/english/public/forms/form_menus/ohip_fm.html

  5. New Mental Health Forms

As a result of this legislation, six new mental health forms have been introduced:

Form 45   Community Treatment Order

Form 46 Notice to a person subject to a CTO that a CTO has been issued or renewed

Form 47 Order for Examination

Form 48 Application to the Board to Review or Notice to the Board to Schedule a Mandatory Review of a CTO

Form 49 Physician’s Notice to Person or Substitute Decision-Maker of intention to issue or renew a CTO

Form 50 Rights Advisor Confirmation when Rights Advice has been given

These forms can be ordered from Publications Ontario 1(800) 668-9938 or from Toronto 1(416) 326-5300 or accessed on the ministry website at : http://www.health.gov.on.ca/english/public/forms/form_menus/mental_fm.html

Physicians may direct inquiries regarding Mental Health Forms and their use to MOHLTC Infoline 1(800) 268-1153 or from Toronto 1(416) 327-4327.


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