2015

We want to keep you informed! Focus Update provides plan sponsors with important group benefits information. Look here for industry updates, legislative changes, product launches, plan amendments and other relevant news.

Current Issues

524 Sharing bright thoughts on the link between healthy lifestyles and mental health
523 Drug Plan Direct enhancements available on Plan Member Services website
522 Announcing a change to second-payer coordination of benefits claims
521 New category for Sun Life’s prior authorization program
520 Legislative changes affecting the Compassionate Care Leave of absence
519 Service provider delisting update
518 Non-therapeutic massage clinics in Canada
517 Service provider delisting update
516 Impact of specialty drugs on the pharmaceutical benefits landscape
515 Quebec amends drug plan
514 Announcing Enhancements to Sun Life’s Organizational Health Consulting Services
513 The Sanofi Canada Healthcare Survey 2015, sponsored by Sun Life Financial – PDF resource available!
512 Powerful anti-fraud technology
511 Launching this week: my Sun Life Mobile with photo submission and more
509 Bill 28 update: Impact to pharmacist services as of June 20, 2015
508 Sun Life Health and Wellness – new resources available!
507 Your plan members need to start a Group Critical Illness Insurance claim? Here’s how.
506 my Sun Life Mobile keeps growing with photo submission and more
505 Service provider delisting update
504 Highlights of the federal, provincial and territorial budgets for 2015
Special
Edition
New “Healthy Brains at Work” research report sponsored by Sun Life issued today
503 Mental Health: It’s everyone’s issue
502 Sun Life Financial Healthcare Funding Guides – Who pays for Healthcare?
501 Service provider delisting and change
500 We’re celebrating the one millionth claim submitted through my Sun Life Mobile!
499 Occupational Claims Management
498 At Sun Life, every month is Fraud Prevention Month
497 Sun Life sponsors Healthy Brains in the Workplace research and invites plan sponsors to participate
495 Provincial dental fee increases for 2015
494 Check out this month’s Benefits Canada