All international students need to have adequate insurance to cover any medical care or accidents while they are in Canada. If students do not have an insurance plan, they are responsible for paying all costs for medical treatment.
▪ In Alberta, you apply for Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan (AHCIP)
http://www.health.alberta.ca/health-care-insurance-plan.html to cover specific medical expenses. It is free.
▪ Download AHCIP Application Form:
▪ Apply in person at one of the following registry offices, or find registry locations on the following page.