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OHIP Out of Country Services

U.S. Preferred Providers : Cancer Care

The MOHLTC has entered into funding agreements - preferred provider arrangements (PPAs) - with the following U.S. facilities, to provide cancer treatment to Ontario residents who have received prior approval from the MOHLTC.   The cancer treatment described below is only eligible for funding if rendered at one of the following OOC PPAs :

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263 USA
* Cytoreductive surgery with intraperitoneal hyperthermic chemotherapy
Note: Facilities are preferred providers only for the specified (*) services.

The MOHLTC does not endorse, warrant, guarantee or otherwise certify the quality or standards of diagnostic or other services provided by preferred providers. These considerations should be reviewed by the patient in consultation with his or her attending physician(s). Hospital scorecards are one tool that may be of assistance to patients and physicians seeking further information about appropriateness, quality and safety.

If you require further information about the OOC prior approval process, please call the Out of Country Program at 1-888-359-8807.

For more information
Call the ministry INFOline at 1-866-532-3161
(Toll-free in Ontario only)
TTY 1-800-387-5559
Hours of operation : 8:30am - 5:00pm

Accountability Management Branch, Provider Payment Programs – Out of Country Program
Health Services Branch, Provider Facility Payment Unit
Out of Country Program
1055 Princess Street, PO Box 168
Kingston, ON K7L 5V1
Tel: 1-888-359-8807
Fax: 1-866-221-3536 / 1-613-536-3181

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