The Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) provides essential, supplemental and prescription drug coverage to all eligible beneficiaries.The list below is an overview of eligible groups for the IFHP and the length of coverage available to them.
1) Resettled refugees:
Learn more about groups that are eligible for IFPH: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/refugees/help-within-canada/health-care/interim-federal-health-program/eligibility.html
Types of ostomies covered:
You don’t need to apply for Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) coverage in most cases. Your refugee status determines your eligibility, and your coverage is activated or cancelled automatically. If you believe you’re eligible, you may need to apply, but your claim was rejected.
Before applying for coverage, make sure you’re eligible for the IFHP.
If you’re eligible, you can apply to:
For information on applications, please visit: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/refugees/help-within-canada/health-care/interim-federal-health-program/apply.html