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PHYSICIAN PAYMENT REVIEW BOARD

Ministry
HEALTH AND LONG-TERM CARE
URL
www.pprb.on.ca/
Address
151 BLOOR STREET WEST, 9TH FLOOR
TORONTO
M5S1S4
Phone
416-327-8512
Fax
416-327-8524
Background
Health Insurance Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.6, ss. 5.1 (1)
Function

The Physician Payment Review Board will hold hearings on payment matters that cannot be resolved between the General Manager of the Ontario Health Insurance Plan and a physician through the provision of education and other assistance.

Membership

The Review Board shall be composed of no fewer than 26 and no more than 40 members who shall be appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council on the recommendation of the Minister, as follows: 1. No fewer than 20 and no more than 30 members who are physicians, one-half of whom are to be selected by the Minister for the Minister's recommendation, and one-half of whom are to be selected by the Ontario Medical Association for the Minister's recommendation. If there are not sufficient nominees put forward by that Association to permit the minimum number of 20 physicians to be appointed, the Minister may recommend sufficient physicians to meet or exceed the minimum requirement. 2. No fewer than six and not more than 10 members who are not physicians and who are selected from the public. The Review Board shall elect one of its members as its chair and at least one but not more than three of its members as a vice chair.

Term

Members are appointed for two, three or five years.

Meetings
As required.
Remuneration

Appointees are remunerated according to Schedule B of the Agencies and Appointments Directive

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. MEMBER (PART-TIME) ANTHONY NAASSAN
22-Oct-2016 - 21-Oct-2019
PICKERING
2. MEMBER (PART-TIME) LOUISE BELANGER-HARDY
08-Feb-2018 - 07-Feb-2020
OTTAWA
3. MEMBER (PART-TIME) SONIA CAROLINE OUELLET
08-Feb-2018 - 07-Feb-2020
OTTAWA
4. MEMBER (PART-TIME) CATHERINE EGERTON
28-Apr-2017 - 27-Apr-2020
LONDON
5. MEMBER (PART-TIME) MELANIE BEATON
28-Apr-2017 - 27-Apr-2020
LONDON
6. MEMBER (PART-TIME) MICHAEL NICOLLE
28-Apr-2017 - 27-Apr-2020
LONDON
7. MEMBER (PART-TIME) NAVEED MOHAMMAD
28-Apr-2017 - 27-Apr-2020
BRAMPTON
8. MEMBER (PART-TIME) SHAWN SHU KANG KAO
28-Apr-2017 - 27-Apr-2020
ETOBICOKE
9. MEMBER (PART-TIME) TAMMY BALITSKY
28-Apr-2017 - 27-Apr-2020
TORONTO
10. MEMBER (PART-TIME) ROBERT LANE
26-Jul-2017 - 17-Jul-2022
NEWCASTLE
11. MEMBER (PART-TIME) NAVDEEP NIJHAWAN
09-Jan-2018 - 08-Jan-2023
RICHMOND HILL
12. MEMBER (PART-TIME)
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26. MEMBER (PART-TIME)