The Advisor

July 09, 2018

B.C.: a new health tax for employer-paid benefits to be introduced in 2019

The B.C. government has proposed a new employer-health tax as a step to eliminate the current Medical Services Plan (MSP), which they say will...

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May 09, 2016

Equitable will no longer reduce non-evidence limit for disability at age 65

Equitable Life will no longer reduce the non-evidence limit (NEL) for Life and Short-Term Disability coverage when plan members reach age 65. The non-evidence limit is the amount of coverage available to plan members without providing evidence of...

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May 09, 2016

Equitable provides new option for submitting paramedical and vision claims

Equitable Life is partnering with NexgenRx to provide plan members with a new option for submitting paramedical and vision claims in real time.

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May 02, 2016

Pharmaceutical alliance develops policy framework for SEBs

The emergence of SEBs in the Canadian market has led the pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Alliance (pCPA) to begin developing principles to guide more consistent negotiations for these products and related reference biologics, as the pCPA works towards...

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