The Advisor

January 09, 2018

Ontario's OHIP+ program takes effect

As of January 1, Ontario’s OHIP+ program took effect, providing free prescription drug coverage for individuals 24 and under for medicines listed in...

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February 26, 2015

BC announces PharmaCare deal for seven generic drugs

British Columbia has announced that its PharmaCare program has confirmed Accel Pharma, Ranbaxy Canada and Septa Pharmaceuticals will be sole suppliers for seven generic drugs beginning April 1, in an effort to get advantageous pricing.

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February 24, 2015

Faxed forms containing beneficiary info now accepted, says Manulife

This past month Manulife announced that faxes of forms with beneficiary designations are now being accepted. The original paper copy will no longer be required by the insurer at any time, including when the claim is submitted.

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February 11, 2015

Empire Life introduces new prior authorization materials and R&C dispensing fee table

Empire Life has updated a number of documents to align with their recent switch to Express Scripts Canada.

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