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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January 23, 2015

Letter to Province of Ontario regarding the proposed Ontario Retirement Pension Plan

The Ontario Government released a discussion paper in December 2014 on the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) with more details about the design and an offer for public commentary. Given our review of the discussion paper, without changes the...

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January 05, 2015

“Give ‘em what they want!” Customizing Total Compensation to Employees’ Needs

At the HRPA Conference on January 21,  Accompass Vice President Steven Osiel and PointClickCare Vice President Sarah Bettencourt examined the growing gap in expectations, and how employers can customize their total compensation packages to keep the...

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January 05, 2015

Preferred pricing for Remicade coming to drug plans

On January 5 Manulife and Express Scripts Canada revealed a new agreement with Janssen Inc. that will result in reduced pricing for Remicade®. The new pricing is expected to come in to effect in the Spring of 2015 to those plan members with a...

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