Extended Health Care Benefits

The benefits that encompass Extended Health Care are likely the benefits that your employees will use most often.

EHC benefits often include the following:

  • Prescription drugs
  • Hospital/ambulance coverage
  • Paramedical practitioner services (massage therapy, chiropractic services)
  • Medical supplies & services (diabetic supplies, crutches & casts, rental of major medical equipment, orthotics)
  • Vision care
  • Hearing aids
  • Private duty nursing (for care of terminal illness)
  • Accidental dental
  • Out of country emergency travel assistance (to help in the event of an unforeseen accident or illness while traveling outside of Canada)