GENERIC MEDICINE VERSUS BRAND-NAME DRUGS

GENERIC MEDICINE VERSUS BRAND-NAME DRUGS

SAME QUALITY as brand-name drugsAll drugs (brand-name and generic) are reviewed and authorized for sale by Health Canada before they are available for prescription. A generic drug is designed to work the same way in the body as the original brand-name drug. SAME ACTIVE INGREDIENTS as brand-name drugsGeneric drugs have the same active ingredient (the
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Your Health Care is Only Province Wide

Your Health Care is Only Province Wide

We hear from too many Canadians every year who learned the hard way that their provincial health benefits only go as far as the border — and we’re not talking about the 49th parallel. While Canadians are used to referring to our health benefits as universal health care, it’s important to remember that these benefits
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Solo Travel

Solo Travel

Traveling solo is undergoing a resurgence in this hyper connected world. Traveling solo? Take common sense with you, stay connected and make safety your first concern. Anyone who travels alone is aware of its singular rewards, but such rewards can be blunted if you fail to make personal safety a priority. Here are a few
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Cost Plus Plan Advantages

Cost Plus Plan Advantages

The greatest advantage of a Cost Plus Plan is flexibility!  Your plan allows choose and what you use. In addition: All individuals are eligible regardless of pre-existing conditions, prior usage or age. There are no deductibles or co-insurance amounts – 100% coverage. There are no limits for the number of visits and treatments per practitioner. You determine how much or how little you will
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Cost Plus Plans?

Cost Plus Plans?

What Is A Cost Plus Plan? Cost Plus Plans provide TAX PREFERRED and COST EFFECTIVE Health & Dental benefits for business owners! Think of a Cost Plus Plan as a “little gold nugget” that has been offered to you by Canada Revenue Agency.  All you have to do is know what it does and how to use it.  Thousands of
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HOW TO SUPPORT CHILDREN WHO IDENTIFY AS LGBTQ2+

HOW TO SUPPORT CHILDREN WHO IDENTIFY AS LGBTQ2+

What is LGBTQ2+ and what is the +? LGBTQ2+ is an abbreviation that includes: lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgender, two-spirited, intersex, quest, questioning and asexual. One of the most frequent seen usages is LGBTQ. To say that parenting is a journey of continued learning and unique experiences may be one of life’s biggest understatements. There
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Explanation of Canadian Insurance Types

Explanation of Canadian Insurance Types

Refer to the following for an explanation about the types of Canadian insurance we offer. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us. – Individual & Family Insurance– Group Insurance (Employee Benefits)– Travel Medical Insurance– Disability Insurance– Critical Illness Benefits Individual Health, Dental InsuranceIndividual health insurance is also known as personal, or family, health insurance. It supplements your provincial health care
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Emergency Medical Travel Insurance

Emergency Medical Travel Insurance

We hear about many Canadians who travel out-of-province and internationally without health insurance. Often, things go according to plan: they come home healthy, and everything is fine. Sometimes, they aren’t so lucky. Emergency medical travel insurance protects Canadians who are travelling outside of their province from the medical costs of illness and injury. Our emergency
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How Do Employees Benefit from Flexible Benefit Plans?

How Do Employees Benefit from Flexible Benefit Plans?

If you’re considering offering your employees flexible benefits, you must be able to communicate the advantages of such plans. From your employees’ perspective, the additional payroll deduction necessary to cover flexible benefit plans must be offset by benefit offerings they truly care about. At Health Risk, we have the ability to select specific benefits from
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INSURANCE FOR FAMILIES

INSURANCE FOR FAMILIES

At Health Risk Services we are proud to assist in financially securing Calgary families. When it comes to financially protecting what you love, family always come first. Should accident or illness strike and impact your income, there are solutions to ensure your living expenses and mortgage payments continue, to ensure you can access quality care quickly
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