MSB Numeric Explanation
MCIB Profile 98.6.17
Dr #**** Group (e.g. rural/urban solo/group) **
Number in group 118
Family Physician Groups are; B1... FP’s in Metro Association practice (Regina
B2... FP’s in Urban Association practice
B3... FP’s in Metro Solo practice
B4... FP’s in Urban Solo practice
B5... FP’s in Rural Association practice
B6... FP’s in Rural Solo practice
B7... FP’s who are paid on a Global or Alternate
payment system basis
Discrete patients seen in
a. Current Year OWN RANK (in same group e.g urban/solo) MEAN (of
b. Current and previous year
3. Discrete Patients seen in
Own Rank Mean
a) Current year only
b) each of current and previous year1274 46
Total Discrete Patents
i.e. This physician came 56th in his peer group of 118 physicians in
patients seen in current year, 46th in patients seen in this year
previous year, and 53rd overall. He is roughly in the centre of the group.
The higher the rank the more patients seen. These figures give an idea of
whether the patient load is increasing or decreasing, in this case rising a
4. Total services provided by doctor
- all office visits, house calls, Pap smears, deliveries etc.
5. Total Services provided by Dr.
6. Services per discrete patient
a) provided by Dr.
a) Total Patient Contacts
i.e. This physician came 43rd out of his peer group of 118 in total services
provided, with each individual patient seen receiving 4.48 services (average
per member of his group 3.99, so above average) in
8,781 patient contacts.