Certain supplements now covered

Good news! The Trustees have approved that certain supplements can now be covered from members’ available benefits, until the end of 2021.

SUPPLEMENTS THAT WILL BE COVERED

The following types of supplements will be covered:

  • Calcium
  • Magnesium
  • Potassium
  • Registered infant vitamins

You can see a detailed list here (see different tabs in the spreadsheet for the various categories). Please note that this list may change as new products become available or if products are no longer manufactured.

HOW SUPPLEMENTS WILL BE COVERED

  • If you are on the Platinum or Traditional Plan: From your available acute medicine benefits, which form part of your Everyday Services Benefits
  • If you are on the Comprehensive or Savings Plan: From available funds in your Personal Medical Savings Account
  • Hospital Network Plan members will not be able to claim for these supplements.