Saturday, July 13, 2024
Letters to the Editor

Portability problem with Canada Health Act Quebec

Dear Editor,
After reading an article in the Montreal Gazette I want to show residents of the Pontiac how we are denied health services out of province.
Quebec residents who seek medical services in another province usually find that physicians do not accept the Quebec medical card. The patient is billed directly and eventually reimbursed at a lower rate.
For those residents who move to another province, for the first three months, they are still covered by Quebec medicare.

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