Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) Nunavik

Nunavik's Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) program offers eligible beneficiaries coverage for a range of health benefits not covered by other social programs, private insurance plans, or  Quebec health insurance plans.


All Quebec residents, including Nunavik beneficiaries of the JBNQA, are eligible for the various health programs set up by the Quebec government.

Services covered by NIHB

Equivalent to the group insurance you may have with your employer, the Nunavik Non-Insured Health Benefits program is mandated to manage the non-insured health benefits program for Nunavik beneficiaries.

Here is a list of the main services covered by the NIHB:

Medication and pharmaceutical products
Dental care
Vision care
Mental health counseling
Medical equipment & supplies

Ground ambulance transport



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