The Quebec dental association (ACDQ) has asked their members to stop offering Assignment of Benefits for insurers not subscribed to Dentaide, its payment-handling service -- this includes Great-West Life, Sun Life, Manulife and Medavie Blue Cross.
BY DIMITRI POLIAK, CONSULTANT, INVESTMENT & RETIREMENT
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Desjardins recently converted PerformPlus groups to mandatory direct deposit. All short- and long-term disability benefits will automatically be deposited directly in disabled plan members’ bank accounts, and will no longer be paid by cheque.
Earlier this year, the College of Pharmacists of Manitoba announced that all drugs containing codeine would require a prescription moving forward, citing concerns over addiction and abuse problems connected to the medication. This new requirement...