Health Care for Refugees

Organization: 
Government of Canada - Interim Federal Health Program
About: 

The Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) provides limited, temporary, taxpayer-funded coverage of health-care benefits to people in the following groups who are not eligible for provincial or territorial health insurance:

  • protected persons, including resettled refugees;
  • refugee claimants; and
  • certain other groups who are not eligible for provincial or territorial health insurance.