What is the Interim Federal Health Program? From Service Canada:
The Interim Federal Health Program provides temporary health insurance to refugees, protected persons and refugee claimants, as well as to their dependants, in Canada who are not yet covered by a provincial or territorial health insurance plan.
Delivered by: Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC)
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- demonstrate that they are unable to pay for their own medical services
- not be covered by private health insurance plans
Like many other countries, Canada has been a safe haven for human beings. A country that believes in helping everyone….right? As of next weekend, this Earthly service will be eliminated. Why, you ask? I think it’s because we’re spending too much cash on bullshit. Some people agree with me! Like this doctor: