Reviews the patterns of practice and billing procedures of physicians who submit claims to the Medical Care Plan (MCP), as well as the utilization of services by beneficiaries.
The Medical Consultants' Committee shall consist of a salaried general practitioner, a non-salaried general practitioner and a specialist appointed by the minister from a list of physicians submitted by the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association; a chartered professional accountant appointed by the Minister; and the medical director, the assistant medical director and the dental director employed in the department.
Members are only required if there is a disciplinary issue.
Members serve for a three year term and are eligible to be reappointed.
The Medical Consultants Committee is seeking to fill the Chartered Professional Accountant position. Expressions of interest are being sought from individuals who possess the background, experience and skill-set identified and who can bring unique perspectives to the table. Consideration will also be given to a variety of demographic factors to ensure the board is representative of the population they serve.