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Hospital coverage

Plans including hospital coverage start at $8.15/month*


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*Based on individuals aged 16 to 39;
Blue Choice hospital coverage only.

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Why hospital coverage is important

You never know when you might need to go to the hospital. From accidents and illnesses to chronic conditions, you may need to visit the hospital without warning at any time. If you are hospitalized for any period of time, you could be faced with unexpected costs that your provincial health insurance plan does not cover.

Many Canadians are under the impression that they have access to free health care. In reality, although we are funding our provincial health insurance plans through our tax dollars, it doesn’t mean that you will always be able to get the hospital-related services you need at no cost to you. Things such as ambulance service, medication and post-hospital care can cost more than you think, and without health insurance, you can be held responsible to cover these costs yourself.

About Blue Cross hospital coverage

With plans that include hospital insurance coverage starting at only $7.99/month, it is ideal coverage as part of a more comprehensive health insurance plan. Our hospital coverage plans are optional and are available in our basic, comprehensive and customized insurance plans.

Unforeseen medical ailments and emergency situations can happen at a moment’s notice. Having an affordable hospital coverage plan ensures you will receive the proper care you need.

Get Blue Cross hospital coverage

Sign up for hospital coverage or bundle it with one of our other health insurance plans to help you pay for everyday health care costs that OHIP does not cover, and have the peace of mind in knowing that you can get proper care at the hospital without worrying about expensive medical bills. Our health insurance coverage includes access to our member assistance program and the Blue Advantage discount program, both designed to help you better manage your health and enhance your well-being.

For information on our health insurance plans, including hospital coverage available to you, contact us today, or use our handy plan finder.