New OHIP+

Have you heard about OHIP+ ? On January 1, 2018, the Ontario government launched a public drug program which covers more than 4,400 drug products for Ontario residents 24 years and under so long as they have valid OHIP coverage.  Validate your OHIP+ coverage status at www.studentcare.ca/ohipplus. You can also learn more about the program at ontario.ca/ohipplus.

Who the Plan Covers

If you are an Ontario resident 24 and under and covered by OHIP, most drug claims are now reimbursed by the Ontario Government through your health card. Visit studentcare.ca for details.

If you are an Ontario resident 24 and under NOT covered by OHIP, claims will continue to be reimbursed by your student plan.

If you are an international student or if you are covered by another province’s health insurance plan, claims will continue to be reimbursed by your student plan.

If you are 25 and over,  you will NOT be eligible for OHIP +.  Your claims will continue to be reimbursed by your student plan.

If you are 25 and over with dependents, you will NOT be eligible for OHIP +, however, your dependents will qualify for OHIP +.  Your claims will continue to be reimbursed by your student plan.

You can continue to claim your prescription drugs through your Health & Dental Plan by using your Pay-Direct Card which you can download at www.studentcare.ca.