Uninsured Services

Uninsured Services are services provided  that are not insured by the provincial health insurance plan. These include items  such as medical reports requested by insurance companies, medico-legal reports, transfer and access of medical records, sick notes, and driver’s medicals. It may also include services provided to individual who are not insured such as those who are not Canadian residents.

Doctors Manitoba has practical information for Manitoba physicians on:

  • Rates for uninsured services
  • Developing an appropriate hourly rate
  • How to identify services that should be billed directly to patients or third parties
  • How to communicate with patients and third parties on uninsured services
  • How to organize your office procedures to effectively bill and collect for these services

Doctors Manitoba members can obtain a copy of Billing for Uninsured Services, A Practical Guide for Manitoba Physicians, by contacting

Cheryl Bezte
cbezte@docsmb.org
(204) 985-5851

Uninsured Services Resources

Combined Insurance and Uninsured Surgical Services – How to Bill
CPP Disability Reports

Medical Reports for Insurance Companies
Medical Reports Requested by Lawyers
Medical Services Associated With Travel
Missed Appointments – Billing Patients
Passports – Acting as a Guarantor
Reports and Forms – Time Frames for Completion