Health Insurance Card: General Information
Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec
Persons who are
Persons aged 75 and over may obtain a card with a photo and signature if they wish. In this case, they must take the steps required to obtain one.
In order to renew a health insurance card before it expires, the person must
In order to renew an expired health insurance card, the person must
The health insurance card is generally valid for 8 years.
Persons exempted from providing their photo and signature because of a medical condition must send the Régie a medical certificate containing the following information:
If a person's card been expired for over 6 months, a proof of residence among the following must be provided:
Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec C. P. 6600 Québec (Québec)
Office Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday: from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Voice response system 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Teletypewriter : 1 800 361-3939
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