PPOC Association Health & Dental Plan

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Customized health and dental coverage for PPOC photographer members.

We’ve partnered with the Association of Professional Photographers Association of Canada  PPOC to provide members with a custom plan designed just for photographers.

Click on one of the below topics to unpack your Health coverage:

Why Choose GreenShield Health ←

The landscape of employment is constantly changing. Government health plans provided by provinces do not cover the entire cost of numerous healthcare services, leaving individuals susceptible to financial burden. GSC’s supplementary health and dental plans are designed to bridge these gaps and ensure that you have the necessary protection. That’s why GSC Health Assist plans provide you with options and flexibility.

Compare CORE Health Plans ←

Health Assist CORE Plans: If you have concerns about unexpected healthcare expenses, the GSC Health Assist CORE Association plan is available to you as an association member:

    • Benefits include prescription drugs, dental and vision care, and extended health services like registered massage therapists and chiropractors.
    • No waiting period – your coverage starts the first of the month following approval of your application


Guaranteed Acceptance Plan ←

With some Health Assist CORE plans, you can enjoy guaranteed acceptance without answering any medical questions or undergoing health exams.

CORE 1 Plan: This plan offers basic coverage for extended health care benefits like vision, registered specialists, and therapists. Plus, you’ll get a dental plan with maximums that increase yearly for the first three years.

CORE 2 Plan: This plan covers the essentials, such as prescription drugs, dental and vision care, and extended health care benefits like registered specialists and therapists.

Medically Underwritten Plans ←

These plans provide more extensive coverage and require medical underwriting:

CORE 3 Plan: This plan provides basic coverage for prescription drugs, vision care, extended health care, and emergency medical travel protection.

CORE 4 Plan: Comprehensive coverage towards prescription drugs, dental care, vision care, and extended health care. Dental coverage increases each year for the first three years.

CORE 5 Plan: Provides the most robust coverage of the CORE plans.

How to Make a Claim: GSC App ←

You can use your desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone to submit your claim for your GreenShield policy.

  1. Register for GSC everywhere online services.
  2. Submit your claim using our online Claim Submission form.
  3. Sign up for Direct Deposit to receive your funds directly without waiting for a cheque to arrive in the mail.

Inkblot Mental Health ←

InkblotTM† Mental Health Therapy is a valuable benefit all Health Assist plans offer. Its unique approach to providing secure and personalized virtual therapy sets Inkblot apart. Through Inkblot’s advanced matching technology, you can easily connect with a qualified therapist who meets your needs and understands what matters to you. With virtual video counselling, you can eliminate geographical barriers and the need to travel for appointments.

In addition to therapy sessions, Inkblot offers a range of digital resources, including articles, podcasts, and videos that you can access at your convenience.

Get medical coverage designed for PPOC members.

As a professional photographer, your health is essential to the success of your business. That’s why we’ve created a custom plan in partnership with PPOC, so you can focus on capturing the perfect shot without worrying about unexpected medical expenses.

Our professional photographer’s insurance plans are affordable and flexible, ensuring you can customize them to your ideal budget and needs.

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What coverages are included in the PPOC Association Health Plan?

Our PPOC custom medical coverage plan includes base benefits like prescription drugs, dental care, disability programs, critical illness, accident insurance and life insurance. Specialty benefits can be added to the policy: a healthcare spending account, benefits for retired employees, emergency medical coverage, and travel medical coverage.

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Protect your gear and your business with HWICLICK.

As a photographer, your equipment is essential to your livelihood. Don’t risk losing it all in case of theft, damage or loss. With HWICLICK, you can easily quote coverage for your camera equipment or purchase liability anytime, anywhere. Protect your passion easily and take advantage of our 25% discount for PPOC members.

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Secure your health with our custom medical health and dental coverage plan for professional photographers.


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