First Nations and Inuit Health

Eye and Vision Care Benefits covered by the Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) Program?

  • Comprehensive Eye Examinations every 24 months, when not insured by OHIP (e.g. eye exams for children ages 0-19, elderly, ages 65 and over and diabetic clients)
  • Eyeglasses that are prescribed by Dr. Dubé or vision care provider *
  • Eye prosthesis (an artificial eye)
  • Other vision care benefits depending on your specific medical needs.

For more information, visit Health Canada.

* Coverage has a limited amount