Cancer

SLPC 28070 1/17 (Exp. 1/19)

Focus on winning the battle

If you are diagnosed with cancer, a cancer insurance plan can help reduce daily stress about money, so you can focus on getting better.

How does it work?

Sun Life’s Cancer insurance provides fixed benefits for early detection and treatment of cancer and some related expenses. Benefits are paid directly to you regardless of any other coverage you may have and you can spend it any way you choose. You can use this money to help pay for:

  • out-of-pocket medical expenses
  • alternative therapies
  • everyday expenses, like groceries, transportation, or child care

What’s covered

Depending on your plan, you may receive a benefit for the following:

  • screenings
  • hospital confinement
  • radiation
  • chemotherapy
  • surgery

Check your plan details for more information on covered conditions, benefit waiting periods, plan maximums, exclusions, and limitations.

Additional benefits that may be available with your plan:

Cancer screening benefit

Pays an amount for each covered employee or dependent who is tested for internal cancer and charged for undergoing tests like a colonoscopy, chest x-ray, mammogram, biopsy, CT scans or MRI scans, and more. This benefit is limited to once per benefit year.

With cancer insurance, you can focus less on your wallet and more on recovery.

This coverage does not constitute comprehensive health insurance (often referred to as “major medical coverage”) and does not satisfy the requirement for Minimum Essential Coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

This cancer only insurance policy provides limited benefits. This limited policy has some specific benefit limits and is not a medical insurance policy, a Medicare Supplement policy, or a high deductible health plan. Please refer to the issued insurance policy for complete details and all benefit requirements, including all limitations, exclusions, restrictions and reductions. We reserve the right to cancel the policy with advance written notice to the policyholder. Insurance policies and certain policy benefits are subject to state variations and may not be available in all states. Issued insurance contracts determine all plan features and benefits.

Insurance products are underwritten by Union Security Insurance Company (Kansas City, MO) under Policy Form Series GP-90, GP-09, GP-10, GP-11, GP-12/GC-12, GP-13/GC-13, GP-13/GC-14, GP-15/GC-15, GP-16/GC-16, GP LTD CA, GP STD CA, NJ-TDB and administered by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (Wellesley Hills, MA).

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