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Back to Basics with GMS Health Insurance Plan

GMS' BasicPlan is a personal health insurance product that provides basic coverage for health-related expenses not typically covered by government-issues health insurance plans. When unexpected health issues or emergencies arise, the GMS BasicPlan allows you to cover the various costs involved.

What are the benefits?

The benefits of GMS BasicPlan include:

  • Accidental dental coverage
  • Preferred hospital accommodations
  • Emergency transportation by ambulance
  • Prescription drugs during your hospital stays


Add-ons available:

  • Basic prescription drug coverage - Provides up to $3,500 annually for new formulary drug prescriptions.
  • Enhanced prescription drug coverage - Provides up to $5,000 annually for new prescription drugs. Up to $800 of this coverage can be used towards pre-existing medical conditions and non-formulary drugs.
  • Dental coverage* - Provides coverage for basic and major dental services and procedures. The amount of coverage increases incrementally during the first three years, as indicated below.
    Year 1: $500 for basic dental services (GMS pays 75%)
    Year 2: $750 for basic and major dental services (GMS pays 80% for basic and 50% for major)
    Year 3+: $1,000 for basic and major dental services (GMS pays 80% for basic and 50% for major)
    * - Waiting period may apply
  • Travel medical coverage* Provides coverage for emergency medical expenses while you are travelling abroad. Includes $2 million worth of coverage for a limitless number of trips that span 15, 30, or 48 days annually.
    * - Included in your insurance plan if you are based in Saskatchewan.

Where can I get this coverage?

Like GMS's other personal insurance products, the GMS BasicPlan is available from most insurance brokers. Before you decide which health plan is right for you, take some time to consider your coverage options. You can also compare insurance quotes online to view your options before making a purchase.


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  • Health & Dental


Additional resources

Learn more about health insurance from these informative articles to help you decide on choosing the best plan for you.

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