Employee Extended Health Benefit Coverage and Health Spending Account (HSA)


The employee Extended Health Benefit Plan provides excellent coverage and reimbursement through Sun Life Insurance. You can claim without a physician's referral for the following services:

Chiropractic Care
Athletic Therapy
Massage Therapy
Acupuncture with a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
Energy Therapies

Extended Health Benefit coverage - $500 per year, up to 80% per visit. This benefit renews on January 1st and ends on December 30th each year.  Health Care Spending Account - can be used for any of our services once your Extended Health benefits have run out. Full time employees (including Faculty) are given $835 per year.  For more information, visit Employees Services - Benefits or our MyMRU intranet site.   Direct billing is available to Alberta Blue Cross, Great West Life and Sun Life plans for chiropractic care, physiotherapy, and massage therapy. 

MRU Employee and Alumni Fees

Initial Assessment$90
Repeat Visit$75
Alter-G Treadmill 
10x pass (with OT shorts)$320
10x pass (with own shorts)$270
Athletic Therapy 
Initial Assessment$90
Repeat Visit$80
Chiropractic care 
Initial Assessment$75
Adjustment / Repeat Visit$45
Re-assessment / Specialty apt.$60
Massage Therapy 
30 minutes$60
45 minutes$70
60 minutes$80
90 minutes$110
Occupational Therapy 
Initial Consultation$95
Hand Base Splint$120
Mid-Forearm Splint$150
Initial Visit$540
Re-Fill or Second pair$440
Initial Assessment$90
Repeat Visit$80
Multi-part Treatment (40 min)$95
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