The Future of Healthcare Management
At the recent TELUS Health industry conference, Vincent Ng, Health Business Consulting Senior Manager at TELUS Health spoke about harnessing the power of technology to improve health care. He says a behaviour change is needed.Read More
VRSP Deadline Approaches
To encourage workers to save for retirement, the Quebec government has introduced the Voluntary Retirement Savings Plan (VRSP). It will give workers who do not have access to an employer-sponsored RRSP, TFSA, or Pension Plan,.Read More
Pension Plan Updates
ORPP: Schedule of Effective Dates The Ontario Retirement Pension Plan continues to be developed. The latest update provides more details about participation requirements and enrollment dates. The ORPP requires all companies without a comparable pension.Read More
Drug Channel Waste, Pharmacy Services, Coordination of Benefits and Changes to the TFSA
Drug Channel Waste: Refill FrequencyWhenever a drug is prescribed, there are many opportunities to find cost efficiencies: substituting a lower-cost alternative prescription, having it filled at a lower-cost pharmacy, adhering to the treatment plan, etc. .Read More
Diabetes Awareness Month
A lot of press has been given to new high cost biologic drug treatments that are expected to drive increases in health care costs over the next few years. While this is an important development.Read More
Benefits BulletinSeptember 5, 2017 Another Reason to Opt for a Mandatory Drug Benefit
Mandatory drug plans (sometimes called enhanced generic plans) are becoming the standard drug plan as they protect the plan from.
Health & WellnessAugust 1, 2017 Preparing your Teens for University
Thousands of teens will be heading off to university in a few short weeks. For many of them, it will.
GMS Quiz CornerMay 1, 2016
What is the next number in the series?
3 6 18 21 63 ??
Congratulations to Igor Nikolajev – this month’s Quiz Wiz!