Benefit Improvements Starting January 1, 2023

December 2, 2022

Your health benefits are about to improve. Following a plan design review, the Pension and Benefits Board of Directors approved the following benefit changes effective January 1, 2023:

  1. Physiotherapy will be covered at 100 percent to a maximum of $1,000 per calendar year, per person. The benefit was previously covered at 80 percent to a maximum of $500 per calendar year, per person.
  2. Coverage for hearing aids is increasing from $1,200 to $2,500 every four years. The benefit will continue to be covered at 80 percent.

These changes aren’t related to the GSC transition. Visit the Benefits page to learn more about your Members' Health Plan coverage.