Pension Life - Summer 2020

Green Shield Canada has you covered

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Green Shield Canada provides retired plan members access to optional extended health care and dental coverage. To learn more about coverage options for retired plan members, please read Retirement health coverage and you.

Get the most out of your Green Shield Canada (GSC) coverage by registering for online services.

Direct deposit, online claims submission and a personalized dashboard

While it’s not required, registering for online services with GSC comes with some benefits:

  • Sign up for direct deposit and get your money back from GSC faster
    You only have to sign up once, and all claim payments will be deposited into your bank account
  • Submit claims whenever you want, wherever you are
    The GSC self-service website puts quick and easy claim processing at your fingertips
  • Take advantage of real-time adjudication
    You know immediately how much your plan covers for a wide range of benefits
  • Save time with your personalized dashboard
    This at-a-glance view includes commonly used links and action items


Registering for online services with GSC also gives you access to Change4Life. By using Change4Life to take steps toward better health, you earn points for your activity, which you can use to bid on great rewards. Highlights include:

  • A confidential health risk assessment (HRA) survey
    Personalized health report card and action plan based on your answers
  • Targeted health education modules
    Receive recommendations based on your HRA results
  • Stick2It medication reminders
    A helping hand for taking and refilling medications
  • Health and physical activity trackers
    Such as syncing your Fitbit
  • The Reward Store to spend your points
    Bid on a range of great gift cards

For more information on your plan coverage or online services navigation, please connect with GSC’s Customer Contact Centre at 1-888-711-1119, Monday to Friday, 5:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. PT.

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