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While the health-care system in Canada ensures that virtually everyone living here has access to medical services in any part of the country, it doesn't cover everything. That's where private, or extended, health insurance comes in: it is meant to pick up where your government plan ends. Private health insurance is not the same as emergency health – or travel medical – insurance that you may consider purchasing when you travel outside Canada. Rather, it covers the day-to-day surgeries and treatments that can add up to big bills.

Visitors to Canada who did not purchase adequate travel health coverage, or those newly resident in Canada but not yet covered by the provincial health plan, can buy Visitor to Canada insurance.

If you are looking for travel health insurance, you should check the travel section as well – many providers offer both general and travel health products.

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Canadians' Top Health-Care-Related Aging Concern is Losing the Ability to Live Independently

The BMO Wealth Institute has released a report examining how Canadians are preparing for future long-term care needs as they age. The report looked at the greatest health-care-related aging concerns among Canadians.   (Read more)

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