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

  • Olivia French
  • Published 1995 in
    CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal…

Abstract

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… (More)

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@article{French1995ConcernOF, title={Concern over fraud causes Ontario to invest \$90 million in new health cards.}, author={Olivia French}, journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne}, year={1995}, volume={152 4}, pages={569-70} }