BC Billing Assistance

Guides to billing to the Medical Service Plan of British Columbia with ClinicAid. Specific questions related to WorkSafeBC, services covered by MSP, Teleplan, and special situations. Also includes cutoff and remittance dates for MSP.

MSP remittance dates and cutoff
You can find the most current year's cut off and remittance schedule posted here:    Cut-off and Remittance Schedule MSP - 2022 The MSP (Medical Se...
Thu, 12 May, 2022 at 3:34 PM
View Teleplan/MSP broadcast messages
Periodically Teleplan will include broadcast messages with your remittance advice which may contain information on upcoming changes to billing processes, o...
Thu, 31 Mar, 2022 at 12:43 PM
Billing for a Newborn in BC
In British Columbia, many practitioners have gotten used to appending the '66' code to the end of a mother's PHN to signify a newborn. I...
Thu, 31 Mar, 2022 at 3:30 PM
Opted-Out practitioner in BC
If you're an opted out practitioner such as an Optometrist or Allied Health professional, you will need to set up your invoices a little differently. U...
Thu, 31 Mar, 2022 at 3:37 PM
Submitting invoices for second visits on the same service date in BC
If you are seeing a patient for the same service code on the same service date, or alternatively to submit a bilateral procedure with a service code that on...
Thu, 31 Mar, 2022 at 4:00 PM
WA rejections when billing GP Patient Management fees
The General Practice Services Committee (GPSC) Portal Code should be submitted at the beginning of each calendar year by Full Service Family Physicians (FSF...
Thu, 31 Mar, 2022 at 4:17 PM
Services Not Covered by MSP
The following services are not covered by MSP: Cosmetic surgery and services not deemed medically required Dental services not outlined under ben...
Fri, 1 Apr, 2016 at 3:02 PM
WorkSafeBC or WCB Billing
 Who can bill WCB electronically? Physicians, chiropractors, physiotherapists for acupuncture services, physicians for acupuncture services, medical and...
Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 at 1:55 PM
How do I dispute the payment of a claim?
  To dispute the payment of a claim by MSP you can resubmit the claim with a note indicating you are requesting a reassessment and a brief explanation o...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 11:13 AM
What's the difference between an MSP billing number and a Payee number?
MSP billing number (practitioner ID number) is provided to you when you begin billing through MSP. This number never changes and it stays with you forever. ...
Fri, 1 Apr, 2022 at 2:47 PM