PCC Update news archive

See below for an archive of news stories from the Physician Compensation Committee Update.

November 29, 2016 - PCC Update

November 29, 2016

The PCC has new and exciting changes to its membership. With the recently amended AMA Agreement in place, the PCC welcomes Alberta Health Services (AHS) to the table to form a tripartite committee with members from Alberta Medical Association, Alberta Health and Alberta Health Services.

April 19, 2016 - PCC Update

April 19, 2016

The PCC is pleased to announce it has arrived at the final decisions regarding the Individual Fee Review with respect to the six Health Service Codes of interest to the sections of Cardiology, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology, Radiology and Obstetrics and Gynecology.

March 31, 2016 - PCC Update

March 31, 2016

The Committee continues to make progress in the provincial individual fee review. Also, the PCC is pleased to share important news on the upcoming April 1, 2016 Allocation.

August 27, 2015 - PCC Update

August 27, 2015

In accordance with the Individual Fee Review Process, the PCC has arrived at a preliminary decision regarding some individual Health Service Codes (HSCs).

February 12, 2015 - PCC Update

February 12, 2015

In accordance with the Individual Fee Review Process, the PCC continues with the careful analysis of fee codes to ensure the Individual Fee Review process is one that can carry forward to future fee review work. Section representatives can be assured that they will have opportunities to address potential code changes that affect their Section. The PCC is pleased to provide an update regarding Allocation 2015 and to highlight some of the pre-planning for the subsequent Allocation 2016.

November 21, 2014 - PCC Update

November 21, 2014

Since the last PCC Update, the Committee continues to make progress in the provincial individual fee review.

September 14, 2014 - PCC Communication to Section Presidents from PCC Chair

September 14, 2014

Physician Compensation Committee (PCC) communication to Section Presidents from the PCC Chair.

July 16, 2014, PCC Update

July 16, 2014

Updates on changes in committee membership and priority activities.

June 19, 2014, PCC Update

June 19, 2014

Updates on changes in committee membership and priority activities.

April 7, 2014, PCC Update

April 7, 2014

Updates on changes in committee membership and priority activities.

February 26, 2014, PCC Update

The Physician Compensation Committee’s collective and collaborative efforts have made significant strides in Allocation 2014 and the corresponding rate increases for Alternate Relationship Plans (ARPs), the Business Costs Program and Rural Remote Northern Program.

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