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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January 24, 2018

Dental fee guide updates for 2018

Provincial Dental Associations determine and publish dental fee guides to help encourage patients to discuss their fees with their providers. Many insurers use these guides to help determine reimbursement limits for dental procedures.

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January 24, 2018

Equitable Life introduces new process for Limited Use drug claims for Ontario plan members

Equitable Life is introducing a new adjudication process for Limited Use (LU) drug claims from Ontario seniors that are eligible for coverage under the Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB) program, effective March 1, 2018.

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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 the Ontario Drug Benefit Formulary as well as eligible Exceptional Access Drugs.

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