Extended Health Benefits
Extended Health Benefits is administered through the Department of Health and will cover prescription drugs and medical devices or supplies for certain populations:
Non-Indigenous Residents with one of the Eligible Specified Conditions will receive coverage for the full cost of prescribed medical supplies and appliances, their fitting and shipping. The Eligible Specified Conditions include, but are not limited to Celiac Disease, Congenital Anomalies & Chronic Disease of the Urinary System, Crohn’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Spina Bifida, Spinal Cord Injury
Extended Health Benefits (EHB) Eligible Specified Conditions | Government of Nunavut
Non-Indigenous Residents who are Seniors 65+ will receive coverage for the full cost of prescribed medical supplies and appliances, their fitting and shipping.
Extended Health Benefits (EHB) Seniors' Coverage | Government of Nunavut
Non-Insured Health Benefits Program (NIHB) is available for those who are Inuk recognized by one of the Inuit Land Claim Organizations, a registered Indian according to the Indian Act, and infants less than one-year old whose parent is an eligible recipient. When approved, NIHB will cover the full cost of prescribed medical supplies and equipment bought through approved providers/vendors. NIHB will be directly billed.
NIHB Medical equipment and supplies benefits