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Non-Insured Health Benefits Resources

Date Posted: 5 years 6 months ago
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The Health Coordination Unit (HCU) and the Ontario Chiefs Committee on Health (OCCOH) both saw the need for this guide to be developed to assist First Nations people living in Ontario to understand the eligible health benefits and services under the federal and provincial programs. The attached guide is a tool to access Health Canada’s Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) benefits and Ontario’s health program benefits and services and does not necessarily reflect endorsement by Chiefs of Ontario (COO). There have been two versions of the guide produced. The original (NIHB Complete Guide -...

Date Posted: 5 years 6 months ago
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This report is intended to support Chiefs, Health Directors and Program Managers in their health planning. It supplements the information provided in each community’s annual Drug Utilization Report. By aggregating all of Ontario First Nations data together, a more detailed analysis of trends by age groups and gender is feasible.

The report is organized into the following sections:
1. Trends in opiate use
2. Trends in use of medications to treat diabetes
3. Trends in use of medications to treat heart conditions
4. Trends in use of mental health medications by...

Date Posted: 4 years 6 months ago
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Many First Nations Citizens have a Status Card with an expiration date on the back. Please note that you MAY be denied NIHB Benefit coverage by health service providers if the Status Card is expired.

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Date Posted: 4 years 11 months ago
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Letter to Pharmacy Providers - December 14, 2012

Date Posted: 4 years 11 months ago
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Letter to Medical Supplies & Equipment providers re: resumption of claims processing