New temporary fees for providing flu shots to adults
A temporary fee change has been approved that increases compensation to physicians for delivering respiratory immunizations to adults.
The increased compensation will help offset the additional expenses incurred for providing flu shots during the pandemic. Two new temporary fees are available from 1 October 2020 to 30 April 2021.
Detailed information is available at www.doctorsofbc.ca/news/temporary-billing-changes-providing-flu-shots-adults-during-covid-19.
. New temporary fees for providing flu shots to adults. BCMJ, Vol. 62, No. 10, December, 2020, Page(s) 364 - News.
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