CRITICAL ILLNESS INSURANCE
What is Critical Care Insurance?
Critical Illness Insurance Canada is designed to provide assistance to an insured who has been diagnosed with one of a predetermined number of critical illnesses and in some cases survived 30 days.
What is covered?
Critical Illness insurance protects you or your spouse against loss of income on diagnosis number of illnesses between three (cancer, heart attack, stroke) and 22 (i.e. MS, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, ALS, blindness, deafness, loss of speech, coma, severe burns, late onset diabetes, loss of independence). With healthy lifestyle choices can be your best defence against some health risks, a critical illness such as cancer, stroke or heart disease can strike anyone at any time. Consider the following because Suffering a critical illness is more common than you think.
THIS YEAR ALONE:
- 150,000 Canadians will suffer a heart attack
- 145,500 Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer
- 50,000 Canadians will have a stroke
Other Statistics to keep in mind
- 1 in 20 Canadians will run the risk of having a stroke before age 70
- 60% of the 50,000 strokes each year are suffered by women
- 1 in 4 men will have had either a stroke, heart attack or cancer before age 65
- Every day 3 more Canadians are diagnosed with MS
Surviving a critical illness is more common than you think.
- 80% of hospitalized heart attack patients survive*
- 80% of stroke patients survive the initial event
- most people diagnosed with MS are expected to live a normal lifespan
How Does Critical Care Insurance Protect the Insured?
Critical care insurance protects individuals by providing lump sum funds directly to the insured. The insured can decide how to utilize the funds to help pay expenses. These expenses can be direct medical, private nursing or they may be indirect costs such as travel, utilities and food. Critical care insurance typically offers flexible options to allow the consumer to select an appropriate plan for his or her financial situation.
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