Effective January 1, 2020, OHIP will no longer cover any portion of your medical costs while travelling outside of Canada.

Covered Serious Illnesses

Members and their eligible Dependents are entitled to receive Second Opinions for the following acute, complicated and serious medical conditions:

  • Aids
  • Hip/knee replacement
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Kidney failure
  • Loss of speech
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Major or severe burns
  • Any amputation
  • Major organ transplant
  • Any life threatening illness
  • Major trauma
  • Benign brain tumour
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular conditions
  • Chronic pelvic pain
  • Coma
  • Deafness
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neuro-degenerative disease
  • Paralysis
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Embolism/Thrombophlebitis
  • Stroke
  • Emphysema
  • Sudden blindness due to illness

Each Member or eligible Dependent is entitled to two Second Opinions in each year, up to a maximum of six per lifetime.

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Teamster Local Union 230 Members' Benefit Fund c/o Benefit Plan Administrators
90 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Suite 300 Mississauga, Ontario L5B 3C3