Green Shield Canada Updates Extended Health Plans with Covid 19 Coverage

Green Shield Canada have announced some updates to their travel benefits under their extended health plans. They will now provide emergency medical coverage for Covid-19, anywhere in the world for trips up to your plan maximum number of days, including during the government travel advisory regarding Covid-19. Please check your plan details to confirm the number of days your plan allows you to travel.

The new policy regarding Covid-19 comes into effect for travellers departing After August 15, 2020 and expires June 30, 2021. 

See the Green Shield Canada Covid-19 FAQ for more information.

This change to the travel benefit will affect all current clients on Zone and Link plans with emergency medical coverage.