Health Plan = Dental Plan =

Your Health & Dental Plan at a Glance!

To help students pay for the health services they need, a collective Health & Dental Plan has been put in place by your student society. This group Plan is unique in that it helps fill the gaps in provincial health care while offering coverage that is competitively priced. The coverage includes health, dental, vision, and travel benefits. It covers the unexpected and provides you with preventive care services to keep you in good health.

Available Coverage Types Your Plan1
(AMS/GSS Student Plan)
Health Coverage Plus Health Coverage Your Plan1
Prescription Drugs 80%
Vaccinations 100%
annual maximum $150
Flu Vaccine* $25 per policy year
annual maximum $25
Psychologists** per visit 100%
annual maximum $1,000
Chiropractors per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Physiotherapists per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Podiatrists/Chiropodists per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Osteopaths per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Speech Therapists per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Naturopaths per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Massage Therapists*** per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Athletic Therapists per visit $20
annual maximum $400
Registered Dietitians*** per visit $20
annual maximum $400

Health benefits also covered:

Medical equipment, commercial laboratory tests, dental accident services, ambulance transportation, etc.

*Note that the dispensing fee is limited to $15 for flu vaccinations.

**The annual maximum for psychologists was increased from $500 to $1,000 as of Feb. 25, 2021, retroactive to Sept. 1, 2020.     

***Please note that you need a referral by a medical doctor to be covered for visits to massage therapists and registered dietitians. 

Vision Coverage Plus Vision Coverage Your Plan1
Eyeglasses and Contact Lenses every 24 months $100
Eye Exam every 2 policy years $50
Laser Eye Surgery per policy year $150
Travel Coverage Plus Travel Coverage Your Plan1
Travel Health Coverage per trip 120 days
Medical Incident per lifetime $5,000,000
Trip Cancellation per trip $1,500
Trip Interruption per trip $5,000
Dental Coverage Plus Dental Coverage Your Plan1
Annual Maximum per policy year $750
Preventive Services (recall exams, cleanings, extraction of impacted teeth) 70%
Basic Services (oral surgery, fillings, endodontics, periodontics) 50%

Dental benefits also covered:

Fluoride treatments, x-rays, scaling, oral hygiene instruction, etc.

Notes

1 - To obtain all of the details of your coverage, please visit the website for your student Plan at studentcare.ca by selecting your student association.

Additional Information

Group Name: AMS/GSS Student Health & Dental Plan

Plan Administrator: Studentcare

Insurance Company (Health, Dental, Travel): Pacific Blue Cross

Policy Number (Health, Dental, Travel): 43979