Concern over fraud causes Ontario to invest $90 million in new health cards.

@article{French1995ConcernOF,
  title={Concern over fraud causes Ontario to invest \$90 million in new health cards.},
  author={Olivia G. French},
  journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne},
  year={1995},
  volume={152 4},
  pages={569-70}
}
  • Olivia G. French
  • Published 1995 in
    CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…
In an attempt to stop fraudulent use of Ontario's health care system, the province will soon begin issuing health-insurance cards containing the holder's photo. It is not known exactly how much fraud costs the system, but the cost may exceed $100 million annually. Dr. John Carlisle, deputy registrar of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario… CONTINUE READING