The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board (WCB) and the Saskatchewan Medical Association (SMA) have reached an Agreement for a period of five years commencing on October 1, 2015 and expiring on September 30, 2020.
The most recent agreement includes the following:
- rate schedules effective October 1, 2015
- all physician service rates will be adjusted annually beginning April 1, 2016 using the “GP index”
- the fee schedules are updated annually to reflect the fees specified in the GP index over the term of the Agreement
- if increases to the GP index are unavailable, the adjustment will occur within 30 days of the index becoming available
Download/view the Agreement