September 7, 2016

Changes to EI and Public Pensions

EI Changes to Impact Group Disability Plans The 2016 Federal budget included enhancements to the Employment Insurance (EI) program.  One such change is slated to take effect January 1st, 2017 and may impact some employer-sponsored.

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July 4, 2016

Drug Plan Differences & Olympic Opportunities

Drug Plan Differences There are many different types of drug plans available but the three most common are: Brand Name: These plans cover up to the reasonable and customary cost of the brand name drug.

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May 3, 2016

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.

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May 3, 2016

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,.

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March 3, 2016

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.

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Benefits Bulletin

October 31, 2018 Cannabis in the Workplace

With the legalization of cannabis last month, there have been a lot of questions about how it impacts the workplace..

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Health & Wellness

December 3, 2018 Dementia

Dementia is often associated with Alzheimer’s Disease which is a form of dementia. However dementia also includes any condition that.

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