Yukon Health Care Insurance plan provides coverage for medically required hospital and medical services, and certain dental-surgical procedures.
Yukon Health Care Insurance coverage normally becomes effective three months after the date you establish residency in Yukon. Through reciprocal agreements with other provinces and territories, if you are an eligible resident moving to Yukon from another part of Canada, the health insurance of your former province/territory will cover you for up to three months. ...more
The cost of providing these services to Yukoners is met through the general revenues of the territory.
You pay no premiums.
If you are new to Yukon, or have questions regarding your Yukon Health Care Card please call 867-667-5209 or 1-800-661-0408 ext. 5209 (toll free within Yukon), or stop by the Insured Health Services office at 204 Lambert Street (4th floor) in Whitehorse to fill in an application and register with Yukon Insured Health.
You must apply for a Yukon Health Care card in person at the Insured Health Services office at 204 Lambert Street (4th floor) in Whitehorse and fill out an application and register with Yukon Insured Health.
More information on Yukon Health Care can be found at http://www.hss.gov.yk.ca/yhcip.php.