Table 1

Models of Ontario primary care included in this study

Model namesFFSCHCeFFSCapitationNP
CCMFHGFHN, FHOFHT
First introduced197920052003200220052007
Patients (1000s)*2246050†23001066116240†
Most responsibleMDMDMDMDMDMDNP
Interprofessional
Patient enrolmentOptional
RemunerationFFSSalaryeFFSeFFSCapitationCapitationSalary
Bonuses
After hoursOptional
Minimum # MDs111333n/a
  • *Most recent data available are 2011/2012.16

  • †Estimate.

  • CCM, comprehensive care model; CHC, community health centre; eFFS, enhanced FFS; FFS, fee-for-service; FHG, family health group; FHN, family health network; FHO, family health organisation; FHT, family health team; MD, medical doctor; n/a, not available; NP, nurse practitioner.