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Posted by Medavie Blue Cross on July 27, 2023

Changes to Health Declaration C

We have made some updates to our Health Declaration C to ensure clarity for your clients. Some questions have been modified and will have an impact on your clients’ coverage. The below questions will be updated as of August 3, 2023.

Existing quotes will need to be reviewed to ensure that they include answers to the updated health declaration questions.

Information on Law 25 – New privacy policy (Quebec clients only)

As of September 2023, there will be new requirements for the protection of personal information in Quebec. Agents will be required to give mandatory information to Quebec residents and obtain their consent for the use of their personal information.

Please refer to the documents below for full details about changes to Health Declaration C and Law 25.

New versions of all travel insurance policies and the Health Declaration C will be available as of August 3, 2023 on the website.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your Medavie Blue Cross account representative or Agent Inquiry.

Reminder: Effective July 5th 2023 - Early Bird Discount

We are introducing an early bird discount for clients purchasing the Emergency Medical Care benefit for single-trip policies of 32 days or more, for trips scheduled between October 15, 2023, and April 15, 2024.

  • 5 % discount on the travel insurance contract.
  • Only for the Emergency Medical Care benefit for single-trip contracts of 32 days or more.
  • For trips scheduled between October 15, 2023, and April 15, 2024.
  • Available for purchase from July 5 to August 31, 2023.

If you have any questions, about this or any other Travel News, reach out to your Medavie Blue Cross Representative or Agent Inquiry at [email protected]

Medical Consult Telephone Service

Learn about the new Medical Consult Telephone Service. Based on the on the request, patient symptoms an urgency, the medical consult telephone service can provide the following assistant services:

  • House calls
  • 24/7 Phone Consultation
  • Lab Testing and imaging

Reminder - Summer Contest

Don’t forget, you could WIN a remarkable weekend for 2 at the exclusive Algonquin Resort! The contest runs until August 31, 2023.

Talk to your Account representative about how you can improve your chances of winning this amazing prize!