Drugs 

Drugs

ASEBP offers comprehensive drug coverage for the MyRetiree Plan. Here are the basic eligibility criteria for prescription drugs: 

  • Prescribed by a doctor or other licensed health care provider in Canada
  • Dispensed by a licensed Canadian pharmacy
  • Purchased in Canada and while you or your dependants are covered under the plan
  • Being used for their intended purpose as defined by Health Canada 

You can find your plan details on My ASEBP or My Benefits on the My ASEBP Mobile App. Note: over-the-counter drugs, even if prescribed, are not eligible for coverage. 

The amount of coverage applies to the brand or generic, least-cost alternative, preferred alternative, or Therapeutic Alternative Reference Price (TARP), depending on the drug. Maximums and percentages reimbursed are noted where applicable.  

Enhanced

50-64 Years

  • No yearly maximum
  • Per person per calendar year (January-December)
  • 100% reimbursed for eligible drug claims

Over 65 (Alberta Seniors Benefit plan is first payor)

  • *Yearly max $5,000 (applies to dependants regardless of age)
  • Per person per calendar year (unless otherwise noted)
  • 100% for eligible drug claims

Core

50-64 Years

  • No yearly maximum 
  • Per person per calendar year (January-December)
  • 70% reimbursement for eligible claims up to $20,000 
  • 100% reimbursement for eligible claims beyond $20,000

Over 65 (Alberta Seniors Benefit plan is first payor)

  • *Yearly max $3,500 (applies to dependants regardless of age)
  • Per person per calendar year (unless otherwise noted) 
  • 70% reimbursed for eligible drug claims 
*If you join the plan after age 65: drug maximums are effective upon enrolment. If you’re already enrolled in the MyRetiree Plan when you turn 65, drug maximums become effective on January 1 following your 65th birthday.

What's Covered

Note that the following is a comprehensive summary of the official, legally binding ASEBP insurance policies and plan documents available through your employer or by contacting us.

What's Not Covered

There are a number of products and services not covered under the plan.  
View What's Not Covered

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