Registration Questions


What Info do I need to start billing OHIP


I am a physician new to Ontario hoping to utilize for my billing needs.

I recently registered and currently have a CPSO number but am awaiting my OHIP billing number.

Will I also need to register independently for MCEDT/ GoSecure before I can begin submitting my billings or is this something that you can assist with once I obtain my OHIP number?


Dr. J
Dr. J,

Thank you for your email and interest in our software. You will require an MCEDT / GoSecure account to submit your billings. However, to obtain your MCEDT / GoSecure account, you will first need to obtain your billing number. Here is everything you need to start medical billing in Ontario.

If you have already obtained your billing number but did not receive your MCEDT / Gosecure information, you can contact the EDT helpdesk to request for an account. They can be reached at 613-548-7981.

It takes about 4 weeks to get the EDT account and you must have this set up before we can transmit your claims to the Ministry of Health. However, you can enter your claims in our system before you have your MCEDT account but the claims will not be submitted until you've completed the designation process


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