announces the availability of ELITE U.S. Healthcare™

Toronto ON, 12 January 2010 – is very pleased to announce that we now offer ELITE U.S. Healthcare from

ELITE U.S. Healthcare eliminates long wait times and covers any illness, accident or injury with a treatment wait time in Canada. It covers everything from hip replacement to cancer treatments and heart surgery, and coverage is available to age 75.

Canadians can now enjoy immediate access to Centers of Excellence like the Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, Sloan-Kettering, Johns Hopkins, and others.

Developed in collaboration with the Cleveland Clinic, this unique plan includes a lifetime fund of U.S. $5 million that pays directly for all treatment costs and business-class travel for the patient and a travelling companion. It is not a reimbursement policy, and can be used for multiple occurrences.

Other plan features include:

  • a personal concierge to help navigate through the entire process, from diagnosis to treatment and recovery.
  • coordination of all travel arrangements, hotel accommodations and liaison with treatment facility.
  • no waiting period.
  • coverage begins immediately upon acceptance.
  • reasonably priced premiums that are fully tax-deductible if set up properly.

For more information please visit us at

* ELITE U.S. Healthcare, developed by, is underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada.