Individual Critical Illness
The roadside assistance you hope you’ll never need
Few of us want to contemplate the reality of being diagnosed with a serious illness. It’s likely even fewer of us have given any thought to how we’d cope emotionally or financially.
Medical advances mean that your chances of surviving a critical illness improve daily. Even so, you may want to consider that:
- An estimated 70,000 heart attacks strike Canadians every year.
- Canadians suffer from more than 50,000 strokes per year.
- On average, 3,300 Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer every week.
Imagine, for a moment, falling gravely ill. How would you pay for healthcare services, special drugs and supplements, and homecare expenses not covered by your government health insurance plan? What about if you had to travel to get the medical attention you need?
A critical illness insurance plans means that when you are diagnosed with a covered illness, you’ll qualify to receive a one-time lump sum payment. Typically, the amount is paid directly to you, to spend however you wish. With your financial worries reduced, you can spend your energy where it’s needed – focusing on your recovery.
Contact us today to find out more.