Blue Choice Core Benefits

A Blue Choice Personal Health plan includes an excellent range of Core Benefits — whether you are an individual, a couple or a family. Your coverage includes:

Ambulance

  • Unlimited emergency services

Hospital

  • Private or semi-private room
  • In-hospital drugs
  • Up to 30 days per person per contract year

Private Duty Nursing 

  • In hospital and/or immediately following discharge from a hospital
  • 80% up to a maximum of $5,000 per person per contract year

Accidental Dental 

  • Unlimited coverage for accidental damage to natural teeth

Medical Equipment

  • Purchase or rental of a wheelchair and/or hospital bed to a maximum of $500 per person
  • Purchase or rental of a patient walker to a maximum of $300 per person
  • Oxygen equipment rental to a maximum of $500 per person per contract year
  • Aggregate lifetime maximum for Medical Equipment benefit is $1,500 per person

Hearing Aids

  • Up to $500 in a 5-year period
  • Up to $500 in a 3-year period for dependent children
  • 12-month waiting period

Prosthetic & Medical Appliances

  • Artificial eyes, limbs, crutches, casts, braces, wigs, etc.

Breast Prosthesis

  • Unlimited coverage once per 24-month period

Diabetic Supplies

  • Unlimited coverage for needles, syringes, swabs, test strips and lancets

Diabetic Equipment

  • 80% coverage up to $500 per 5-year period for poking devices, glucose meters, etc.

Ostomy Supplies

  • Unlimited coverage

Registered Therapists & Health Practitioners

  • Up to $300 per specialty per person per contract year for chiropractor, chiropodist/podiatrist, physiotherapist/athletic therapist, massage therapist, clinical psychologist, naturopath and acupuncturist

Orthopaedic Shoes & Supplies

  • 80% coverage up to $200 per person per contract year

Blood Pressure Monitors

  • Once every 5 years

Mobility Aids

  • Unlimited coverage for bathroom rails and other devices

Vision Care

  • Up to $75 per person once every 24 months for eye examinations
  • Up to $100 per person once every 24 months for prescription eyewear or laser eye surgery

Out-of-Province Referral Services

  • Lifetime maximum of $50,000 for pre-approved medical services not available in Saskatchewan

Out of Saskatchewan/In Canada Travel

  • Unlimited coverage for emergency hospital and medical benefits

Funeral Expenses (age 65 and over)

  • Up to $4,000 when death is accidental

Accidental Death & Dismemberment (under age 65)

  • Up to $25,000 for Insured and/or spouse
  • $5,000 for each dependent child