Monday, 4 June 2012

Support Staff: Supplementary Health Care Coverage Changes

There have been three changes to supplementary health care coverage for Support Staff implemented effective June 1, 2012.

The following changes have been made to the supplementary health care coverage for support staff:
  • Wigs and Hairpieces are now covered up to $600 per year maximum. 
  • Mammary prosthesis and related support garments are covered up to $500 per year maximum. This replaces the existing coverage of $39.
  • Residential treatment programs for alcohol, drug, gambling, and other recognized addictions are covered 50% to a maximum lifetime of $5000.
For full supplementary health care coverage for support staff, visit the the Supplementary Health Care: Support Staff web page.