Medical Coverage

BC Medical Service Plan

BC Medical Service Plan (MSP) provides coverage for eye care services for the following:

  • ♦  Children under age 19:  An annual, full eye examination.
  • ♦  Seniors aged 65 and above:  An annual, full eye examination, partial coverage.
  • ♦  Adults age 19 to 64:  Partially covered if you have certain medical conditions such as diabetes, glaucoma and retinal diseases.
  • For patients without MSP coverage we are able to execute direct billing to most extended health providers.   We are one of the first offices to conveniently provide such a service.  Here are the extended medical providers that we can currently direct-bill to:
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Cowan (Express Scripts Canada)
  • Desjardins
  • First Canadian
  • Great West Life
  • Green Shield
  • Industrial Alliance
  • Johnson Inc
  • Manulife
  • Maximum Benefit
  • Pacific Blue Cross
  • SSQ Financial Group
  • Sunlife