TuGo - Visitor to Canada Emergency Medical Insurance
At the time of application, you are eligible for coverage if:
1 You know of no reason for which you may seek medical attention.
2 You are: a foreign worker, international student studying in Canada or a visitor to Canada with valid legal status in Canada; or, b An immigrant awaiting provincial or territorial government health care coverage; or, c A Canadian returning to Canada from an extended leave who is eligible for but not yet covered by a provincial or territorial government health care plan.
3 You are not travelling against a physician or other registered medical practitioner’s advice.
4 You have not been diagnosed with a terminal condition.
5 You are not receiving palliative care or palliative care has not been recommended.
6 You do not have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), including emphysema, requiring home oxygen.
7 You do not have pancreatic cancer, liver cancer or any type of cancer that has metastasized or that required a bone marrow transplant.
8 You do not have kidney disease requiring dialysis.
9 You have not had or are not waiting for an organ transplant.
10 You have not been diagnosed with congestive heart failure also known as pulmonary edema.
The language in this summary may not be the same as the legal and technical terminology found in the official policy wording. In all instances, the official policy wording will prevail. For complete details, refer to the policy wording, which is available in the attachment of every plan's page in our website.