To qualify for the Québec Health Insurance Plan, you must meet the eligibility requirements, including being present in Québec.
RAMQ administers the Québec Health Insurance Plan. Eligible persons who are registered benefit from various covered health services.
If you are eligible, you can register for the Québec Health Insurance Plan as soon as you arrive in Québec to study.
This pamphlet provides information on the rules regarding your presence in Québec and the conditions for remaining eligible in your first 12 months of coverage.
The following form is intended for persons wishing to obtain information on the services covered by RAMQ that they have received.
You are not required to pay the annual premium for the Public Prescription Drug Insurance Plan if you were outside Québec from January 1 to December 31.
In certain situations (such as studies, work, 7-year exception), you may be absent from Québec 183 days or more in a calendar year and still remain eligible for health insurance.
You can apply for a reimbursement with your pharmacist for the cost of purchased medications that are usually covered.
The program covers the cost of purchase, replacement and repair of devices that compensate for a physical deficiency: orthoses, prostheses and other aids.