eConsult pilot project in the news
Published Tue May 16th 2017
The SEAMO eConsult Pilot Project was highlighted in the latest edition of KGHConnect. Read more here.
SEAMO seeking Board Chair
Published Tue Apr 25th 2017
SEAMO is seeking a committed, experienced Board Chair to guide the organization in the fulfilment of our mission through the shifting landscape of health care delivery in Ontario. For more information, or to apply, please click here.
eConsult project receives 100th request
Published Fri Apr 7th 2017
After just nine weeks of operation, the SEAMO eConsult Pilot Project received its 100th request.
SEAMO, in collaboration with the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN), South East Local Health Integration Network (SELHIN),
eConsult Pilot Project off to great start
Published Mon Mar 27th 2017
The SEAMO eConsult Pilot Project is off to a great start, receiving 65 eConsult requests by Mar. 27, 2017.
SEAMO, in collaboration with the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN), South East Local Health Integration Network (SELHIN),
SEAMO to launch eConsult pilot project
Published Mon Dec 19th 2016
SEAMO, in collaboration with the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN), South East Local Health Integration Network (SELHIN), OntarioMD and the
Physicians reach tentative deal with province
Published Wed Jul 13th 2016
The Ontario Medical Association (OMA) and the Province of Ontario reached a tentative four-year agreement Monday after an intense series of negotiations that ended late on July 7, 2016.
If ratified, the agreement would "strengthen the quality, access and ...
Strategic Plan 2015-18 now available online!
Published Fri Jan 8th 2016
A PDF version of SEAMO's Strategic Plan 2015-18 is now available on its website. A limited number of print copies are also available in the SEAMO office.
Direct access to billing information now available
Published Tue Nov 10th 2015
SEAMO Billing Services (SBS) is pleased to announce direct access to your billing information is NOW AVAILABLE.
This feature provides you with 24/7 access to real-time billing data, as well as summary reports and customized charts.
Information is available in three formats: by entry date, service date and payment date.
For instructions on how to access ...
MOHLTC announces further funding reduction
Published Tue Sep 15th 2015
The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) announced Sept. 14, 2015 that, effective Oct. 1, 2015, a 1.3% payment discount will be applied on all fee-for-service physician payments. This discount is in addition to the existing discounts that took effect June 1, 2015.
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Important information from OHIP
Published Tue Sep 1st 2015
On Sept. 1, 2015, SEAMO Billing Services received an information bulletin from the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) that affects SEAMO physicians.
The bulletin reminded physicians they are solely responsible for all claims submitted to OHIP under their billing numbers.
OHIP frequently encounters billing issues where physicians may have claims submitted under their billing number by a third party ...
Photos from the Innovation Showcase
Published Thu Jun 25th 2015
The inaugural SEAMO Innovation Showcase was held on Wednesday, May 27th at Portsmouth Olympic Harbour in Kingston, Ontario.
The event featured the research projects and programs of those financed by the SEAMO Innovation Fund, the New Clinician Scientist Program and our Clinician Scientist Development Program.
To see photos from the event, please click
SEAMO Innovation Showcase May 27, 2015
Published Thu May 21st 2015
There is still time to register for our inaugural SEAMO Innovation Showcase being held on Wednesday, May 27th at Portsmouth Olympic Harbour in Kingston, Ontario.
The goal of the day is to promote the research initiatives led by SEAMO-funded physicians while generating opportunities for future collaboration. We will feature the research projects and programs of those financed by the SEAMO Innovati...
2011 December 08 - MEMO - Potential Impact of HST on SEAMO Physicians
Published Thu Dec 8th 2011
SEAMO Newsletter, 2011 March 14
Published Mon Mar 14th 2011
Recruitment/Development of Clinician Scientists, AHSC AFP Phase III Distribution, see more
SEAMO Newsletter, 2011 February 17
Published Tue Feb 22nd 2011
SEAMO Newsletter, Return of the CEO, Deliverables Committee Struck....read more
SEAMO Newsletter, 2011 January 24
Published Mon Jan 24th 2011
SEAMO Interim Leadership, Clinician Scientist Development Fund, Thank you from Paul Rosenbaum read more
SEAMO Newsletter, 2010 December 08
Published Wed Dec 8th 2010
SEAMO takes major step toward improving the centres research profile, Deliverables Committee Call for Nominations read more
SEAMO Newsletter, 2010 November 11
Published Fri Nov 12th 2010
The SEAMO Deliverables Committee established. SEAMO Establishes Strategic Purposes and Recruitment Fund, Funding Model Simplified, Postgraduate Training Days Data. read more
SEAMO Newsletter, 2010 October 06
Published Wed Oct 6th 2010
The SEAMO Governing Committee is holding a retreat. The SEARCH has been initiated for an Executive Director. SEAMO Participates in the Innovation Fund Provincial Oversight Committee Showcase read more
SEAMO Newsletter, 2010 September 08
Published Mon Sep 13th 2010
On 2010 October 13-14, Seamo will hold a retreat. SEAMO allocates 2010 'Flow-through' adjustment. Strategic Research fund approval. Read more....
SEAMO Newsletter July 14, 2010
Published Thu Jul 15th 2010
Yesterday, Dr. Richard Reznick, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences and Director of the School of Medicine, attended the SEAMO Governing Committee meeting for the first time in his role as CEO of SEAMO. Read more...
SEAMO Newsletter June 2, 2010
Published Thu Jun 3rd 2010
June 01 marked David Walker’s final SEAMO Governing Committee meeting as the CEO of
SEAMO. Read more...
SEAMO Newsletter May 05, 2010
Published Fri May 7th 2010
The SEAMO Governing Committee appointed members of the Resources Committee. Read More...
SEAMO Newsletter April 07, 2010
Published Wed Apr 7th 2010
SEAMO reconsiders allocation of 2009/2010 AHSC AFP incremental funding. Read more...
SEAMO Newsletter 23 March, 2010
Published Tue Mar 23rd 2010
March 23 Newsletter: SEAMO appoints members to the Nominating and Governance Development Committee, Method for distributing 2009/2010 AHSC AFP incremental funds approved, Two-year extension expected Read more...
SEAMO Newsletter February 03, 2010
Published Wed Feb 3rd 2010
Eight projects will be supported for innovation funding. Read more...
June 29 Newsletter - Task Group on Allocation System Review
Published Mon Jun 29th 2009
Task Group on Allocation System Review to be created;
SEAMO Retreat provides advice to Signatories Download here.
June 03 Newsletter
Published Wed Jun 3rd 2009
Review of SEAMO Committees Initiated
2009 Academic Fund Awards
AHSC AFP Funding
SEAMO withheld Contingency Funds Download here.
March 25 Newsletter - Extension Vote and Awarding of Innovation Funds
Published Wed Mar 25th 2009
SEAMO Funding Agreement Extended
SEAMO Governing Committee Awards Innovation Funds Download here.
SEAMO Newsletter Jan. 07/2009
Published Wed Jan 7th 2009
On 2009 January 07, on the advice of the Resources Committee, the SEAMO Governing Committee approved the allocation of AHSC AFP funds received for the 2008/09 year. Download here.
SEAMO Annual Report 2007-2008
Published Mon Nov 24th 2008
The 2007-2008 SEAMO Annual Report is now available by visiting the Documents section of this site, of by direct download.
November 5, 2008 Newsletter
Published Thu Nov 6th 2008
The November 5th SEAMO newsletter is available for direct download here.
SEAMO Newsletter September 3, 2008
Published Wed Sep 3rd 2008
AHSC Incremental Funding, Academic Medicine Steering Committee. Read more...
SEAMO Newsletter June 25, 2008
Published Wed Jun 25th 2008
Central leave policy abolished, Staffing update, New Governors appointed, SEAMO Governing Committee 2008/09, SEAMO Committee Appointments. Download the latest newsletter here.
SEAMO Newsletter May 30, 2008
Published Fri May 30th 2008
The SEAMO Governing Committee allocates $9.8 million in retroactive funding. The newsletter is available here.
SEAMO Newsletter April 02, 2008
Published Thu Apr 3rd 2008
The April SEAMO Newsletter is now available here.
SEAMO Signatories Ratify Extension Agreement
Published Fri Mar 28th 2008
The latest newsletter is available here.
SEAMO Newsletter March 2008
Published Thu Mar 6th 2008
Newsletter: Extension of Funding Agreement, Principles to Guide SEAMO.
SEAMO Newsletter February 7, 2008
Published Wed Feb 20th 2008
Newsletter: ACDD Update Medical Education Recommendations endorsed, SEAMO Governing Committee to establish negotiations preparation committee, Phase III Funding Allocations (Click here for QuickTime movie of this presentation), Staffing Update
Endowment Funds and Education Deliverables
Published Wed Feb 13th 2008
Two sections have been added to the Policies section of this website relating to Endowment Funds (Section 10) and Education Deliverables (Section 11).
Published Mon Jan 14th 2008
Phase III: Shortly after the University?s closure for the Christmas holiday, SEAMO received from the Physician?s Services Committee, (OMA and Ministry) a draft contract describing Phase III of the AHSC AFP Project. Last week, a teleconference with the governance organizations, the Ministry and OMA clarified the material sent immediately prior to the Christmas break.
The attached slide deck, in PDF format, provides ...
SEAMO Newsletter December 5, 2007
Published Wed Dec 5th 2007
Phase I Funding, Hospital Resources, Principles to Guide SEAMO, Staffing Update is now available for downloading from the Newsletters section of this website or directly here
SEAMO Annual Report 2006-07
Published Mon Nov 26th 2007
The SEAMO Annual Report 2006-07 is now available for downloading from the Documents section of this website or directly here
SEAMO Newsletter November 7, 2007
Published Wed Nov 7th 2007
Governing Committee begins consideration of Principles to guide SEAMO, Concerns expressed regarding hospital budgets, staffing updates.
SEAMO Newsletter: October 2007
Published Thu Oct 4th 2007
Retreat to Discuss Guiding Principles, Advisory Committee on Departmental Deliverables submits report, (report is downloadable below this announcement), Staffing Updates.
Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Departmental Deliverables
Published Wed Oct 3rd 2007
The document is available here.
SEAMO Newsletter, September 7, 2007
Published Fri Sep 7th 2007
Endowed Scholarship and Education Fund created; Concerns raised regarding hospital resources...
SEAMO Newsletter July 09, 2007
Published Tue Jul 10th 2007
July 9, 2007: SEAMO budget approved, Staffing updates, SEAMO Governing Committee 07-08
SEAMO Newsletter June 27, 2007
Published Wed Jun 27th 2007
SEAMO Newsletter: John Hudson appointed Chair of SEAMO, CTAQ elects Andrew Hamilton to Governing Committee.
SEAMO Newsletter May 03, 2007
Published Thu May 3rd 2007
May 3, 2007: Governors endorse work of advisory committee on departmental deliverables, update on shadow billing, staffing updates
SEAMO Newsletter April 10, 2007
Published Tue Apr 10th 2007
April 10, 2007: Report of the CEO, Shadow Billing Update, Report of the Advisory Committee on Departmental Deliverables.
SEAMO Newletter March 2007
Published Thu Mar 8th 2007
The March newsletter is available here.
SEAMO Newsletter February 06, 2007
Published Mon Feb 12th 2007
The SEAMO Newsletter for February is available here for download.
SEAMO Newsletter December 19, 2006
Published Tue Dec 19th 2006
AHSC Task Force Chair meets with SEAMO, Staffing Update Read more...
SEAMO Nov. 28 Newsletter
Published Wed Nov 29th 2006
November 28, 2006: Academic Accountability, Professional Appeals Committee, Contract Management, CTAQ Meeting with Graham Scott.
SEAMO Policy manual now available online
Published Mon Nov 13th 2006
The SEAMO Policy manual is now available online. Click the Policies link in the main menu at the top of this page.
SEAMO Oct. 30 Newsletter
Published Mon Oct 30th 2006
Resubmission, Error Process Begins, "Appendix L" Payments, In-patient Professional Diagnostic Service Claims. Download here.
Advisory Committee on Departmental Deliverables, New Governor Appointed
Published Wed Oct 18th 2006
SEAMO October 18th newsletter is now available in the Newletters section or by downloading here.
Appendix L Funding Adjustments: Where's the money?
Published Tue Oct 17th 2006
SEAMO October 17th newsletter is now available in the Newletters section or by downloading here.
Published Wed Oct 4th 2006
September 27, 2006: Staffing Update and September 26, 2006: Funding Agreement Contract Issues, Re-submissions to be re-opened, Gynaecological Oncology, Appendix L.
New Website Launched
Published Fri Jan 13th 2006
Welcome to my new website, this is the first day is has been launched and content will follow shortly. We are excited about being on the Internet and look forward to providing you with up to date and fancy content.