More in Alberta Receiving Health Insurance Care Coverage
Number of Albertans with coverage under the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan and the government sponsored Alberta Blue Cross supplemental health care plan increased again.
The supplement is an annual update of statistics relating to the Plan, which covers Albertans for basic health services provided by physicians and other health practitioners, as well as services provided under Alberta Health and Wellness sponsored Alberta Blue Cross supplemental health care benefit plans.
Highlights of the 2005/2006 Statistical Supplement include:
* A total of 3,275,931 Albertans were covered by the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan in 2005/2006, an increase of two per cent over 2004/2005.