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Managing Chronic Disease Benefit

Your path to empowering and personalized health care

Take charge of your chronic disease with support from our network of specialized health professionals—without a doctor’s referral.

Managing Chronic Disease Benefit

Your path to empowering and personalized health care

Take charge of your chronic disease with support from our network of specialized health professionals—without a doctor’s referral.

Find specialized health professionals

Learn how to manage your chronic disease with personalized health coaching.

Coverage Conditions:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Diabetes
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Quitting Smoking

What will you get?

  • A better understanding of your chronic disease
  • A personalized treatment plan for your specific situation and goals
  • Help managing your symptoms
  • Training and support in using health equipment
  • Advice on what questions to ask your doctor

Virtual health care services

Connect with health professionals from the comfort of your own home.

Diabetes Care

The Accu-Chek + 360Care Program provides virtual health coaching and home delivered testing supplies.

A team approach to coaching (including dietitians, nurses, and counsellors) helps you improve your nutrition, reduce stress, and manage your weight to better control your blood sugar levels.

View details about the Accu-Chek + 360Care Program.

Ellerca 360Care

The 360Care program uses a holistic approach to health coaching by integrating dietitians, nurses, and counsellors via an innovative mobile app.

Get help with chronic conditions such as diabetes and heart disease.

Learn about your condition, improve your nutrition, and reduce stress to reach your health goals.

View details about Ellerca 360Care.

North West Telepharmacy

NTS’s virtual health coaching team of specifically trained pharmacists provides health coaching and medication counselling by telephone or video.

Get health coaching for many different chronic conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, lung diseases (asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), and quitting smoking.

To book an appointment by email: [email protected]

Do you have this benefit?

1. Check if you have this benefit:

Log in to your account online. Go to the Coverage tab. Click Extended Health Benefit (EHB). Scroll down the list, and then click the benefit to view results.

Use the Medavie Mobile app. Go to Check my Coverage. Click Extended Health Benefits. Scroll down the list, and then click the benefit to view results.




2. If you don’t have this benefit, the cost is eligible if you have a Health Spending Account or Personal Wellness Account.

Check if you have these options:

Log in to your account online. Go to the Coverage tab. Click Extended Health Benefits (EHB). Scroll down the list, and then click Health Spending Account or Personal Wellness Account to view results.

Use the Medavie Mobile app. Go to Check my Coverage. Click Extended Health Benefits. Scroll down the list, and then click Health Spending Account or Personal Wellness Account to view results.

Do you have this benefit?

1. Check if you have this benefit:

Log in to your account online. Go to the Coverage tab. Click Extended Health Benefit (EHB). Scroll down the list, and then click the benefit to view results.

Use the Medavie Mobile app. Go to Check my Coverage. Click Extended Health Benefits. Scroll down the list, and then click the benefit to view results.




2. If you don’t have this benefit, the cost is eligible if you have a Health Spending Account or Personal Wellness Account.

Check if you have these options:

Log in to your account online. Go to the Coverage tab. Click Extended Health Benefits (EHB). Scroll down the list, and then click Health Spending Account or Personal Wellness Account to view results.

Use the Medavie Mobile app. Go to Check my Coverage. Click Extended Health Benefits. Scroll down the list, and then click Health Spending Account or Personal Wellness Account to view results.

External resources

Explore these helpful resources for managing chronic diseases.

Asthma


Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)


Air Quality Information


Quitting Smoking

The Lung Association: How to Quit Smoking

Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes

High blood pressure and high cholesterol

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