Drug plan sponsors encouraged to set up usage guardrails for new therapies

New drug impacts on private drug plans examined in new report.

HEALTH | April 09 2024 10:50AM
New high-cost drugs: Average amount reimbursed jumped in 2022

The Canadian Drug Insurance Pooling Corporation's framework provides insurance to more than 32,000 individuals and famil…

HEALTH | March 13 2024 10:24AM
Statistics Canada examines gaps in prescription insurance coverage

Cost-related non-adherence lowest among those with employer-sponsored plans.

HEALTH | January 17 2024 03:58PM
Prescription drug plan: The private sector is part of the solution

The Canadian Institute of Actuaries suggests that the federal government fund public plans and assist private insurers i…

HEALTH | November 24 2023 10:50AM
A quarter of Canadians avoid dentists due to costs

More than a third of Canadians have gone 12 months without consulting a dental care professional.

HEALTH | November 08 2023 10:59AM
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GreenShield publishes extensive drug trends report

More than 50 per cent of costs incurred by just five per cent of claimants.

HEALTH | October 20 2023 09:58AM
Digital technology and artificial intelligence boost innovation in the insurance market

Technological changes continue to alter consumer behaviour, as well as the insurance landscape.

SOCIETY | September 04 2023 09:02AM