OHIP Fees – List of Fee Codes from the Schedule of Benefits

Courtney Marie L.
May. 4, 2017
3-minute read

The OHIP Schedule of Benefits

Under the fee-for-service model, Ontario physicians must submit ‘invoices’ of who they saw and what they did through the medical claims electronic data transfer (MC EDT) system. To be reimbursed through OHIP for any healthcare services provided, a claim has to be submitted with the appropriate “Fee Schedule Code” along with the patient’s information.

Each fee code corresponds to a specific dollar amount. For example, if you’re a GP and you see a patient for a visit you can submit a claim with the fee code A005 (Consultation). This fee code has a value of $77.20, which is how much OHIP would reimburse you for.

Sadly, the Ministry of Health’s schedule of benefits is about 750 pages long and lists over 6,000 services – which makes finding the right code extremely tedious!

To make things easier for you, we’ve created a searchable database of OHIP fee codes so you can quickly find the OHIP fees for your specialty.

To get started,

search by speciality, code or keyword:

Or choose your specialty:

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Other OHIP Billing Resources

Submission Deadlines

Cut-off dates for MC EDT claim submissions for 2017/2018.

Error Report Rejection Codes

A searchable list of error codes  along with descriptions.

Want to maximize your earnings? New to Ontario Billing?

Check out our Ultimate OHIP Billing Guide that takes you through every step for billing successfully in Ontario.

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Courtney Marie L
Writer and editor with a demonstrated history of working in the Canadian healthcare sector and the publishing industry. Skilled in writing, editing, proofreading, Spanish to English translation, and teaching English as a second language. Strong communications professional with a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Political Science from the University of Manitoba.
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