The Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) provides limited, temporary coverage of health-care benefits to people in the following groups who are not eligible for provincial or territorial health insurance:
- protected persons, including resettled refugees;
- refugee claimants; and
- certain other groups.
The IFHP does not cover services or products that a person may claim under a private insurance plan.
Find out who is eligible, how to apply and what coverage is available.
For health-care professionals
Learn how to verify patients’ eligibility and submit claims.
For more information
For information about the benefits available, please see Interim Federal Health Program: Summary of Coverage.
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