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Top Five Facts That You Need to Know About Health Care in Canada

Written by Channel 12 Portland. Posted in Health saving account, Health spending accounts, Small business group health insurance

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If you live in the United States, then you might not know much about flexible health spending accounts, health benefits for small business, or small business health care plans that are in effect in Canada. If your business is expanding to include Canadian territories or you need to look into travel medical insurance for a business trip to the country, then here are a few things that you should know first.

1. The Canada Health Act, which is abbreviated as CHA which was adopted in 1984, is a piece of Canadian federal legislation which specifies the conditions and criteria with which the provincial and territorial health insurance programs must conform in order to receive federal transfer payments under the Canada Health Transfer.

2. Under