As Canadians we take a lot of pride in our public health coverage, but most of us
probably don't realize the government health plan doesn't provide all the coverage
we might need.
Many British Columbians don't have an employer sponsored benefit plan, and seek
out personal coverage to guard against unexpected medical costs. Some personal plans
don't cover pre-existing medical conditions which can make purchasing coverage
Primary Blue does not require a medical questionnaire and guarantees you coverage.
And with no deductible, Primary Blue is an affordable way to protect
you and your loved ones from health costs not covered by the government health plan.
Primary Blue includes coverage for prescription drugs, registered therapists, dental
care, out-of-province emergency medical protection, local ambulance, hospital accommodations
The plan covers 80% of eligible expenses up to a lifetime maximum of $250,000 per
Paramedical visits: Covers visits to massage therapists, physiotherapists,
chiropractors, naturopaths, chiropodists, podiatrists, osteopaths, speech pathologists,
psychologists, registered dieticians and acupuncturists.
Nursing care: Private duty nursing care in your home with a Registered
Nurse, following the discharge of an acutely ill patient from hospital.
Medical Services and Supplies: Covers items like casts, crutches,
oxygen and oxygen supplies, wheelchairs, hearing aids blood pressure monitors and
With a Blue Cross health plan, you're covered by the world's most recognized and trusted health insurance brand. Our people are committed to delivering the Blue Cross service standard that is expected by our members.
We continually look for ways to improve service. Whether it's in person, on the phone or online self-service via CARESnet, our member self-service portal, we deliver service you can be proud of.
The Blue Advantage® program allows Blue Cross members to save on medical, vision care and many other products and services offered by participating providers across Canada.
The program is unique because it provides savings at point of sale on the total cost of products and services from participating providers, regardless if the item is covered under your benefit plan. Simply present your Blue Cross identification card to the participating provider and mention the Blue Advantage program. Know more. Save more.