PARA Group Life Insurance

While you are a Professional Association of Resident Physicians of Alberta member:

  • PARA pays the premiums for your coverage.
  • Your plan includes $150,000 of coverage.
  • The death benefit is paid tax-free to your beneficiary.

If you need more coverage, the AMA Term Life Insurance plan offers up to $5 million in coverage:
Find out about Term Life Insurance 

If you apply for $250,000 or more, we will consider you for our Preferred or Elite non-smoking rates.

How do I find out more?

PARA Group Disability and Life Insurance Plans booklet

Read the PARA Group Life Insurance section to learn about topics such as:

  • The amount of life insurance benefit.
  • Choosing your beneficiary.
  • Exclusions.
  • Continuing your life insurance coverage after you complete your residency.

Read the PARA Group Disability and Life Insurance Plans booklet 

How do I apply?

The coverage is automatic, but you need to enroll: 
Registration form for PARA Disability and Life Insurance 


  • The enrollment form allows you to appoint a beneficiary for your life insurance.
  • The form also allows us to record your mailing address and residency completion date, so that we can let you know about your conversion options after you finish your residency.

Contact us

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