ARTA Welcomes
Health Benefits Trust of Alberta (HBTA)!

As a member of the Health Benefit Trust of Alberta, you are eligible to join ARTA and apply for one of ten Benefit Plans available. ARTA offers a variety of coverage levels for extended health care, emergency travel coverage and dental care. With an ARTA membership, members of the Health Benefit Trust of Alberta will also be eligible for the ARTA Perks discount program, the ARTA scholarship program, various wellness initiatives and much more. 

To find a plan that works best for you and your family, click here to view the plan options available.

To view the rates associated with each plan, view the Public and Private Sector rate sheet here.


  • Health care coverage, or eligibility for health care coverage, under HBTA for at least two years immediately prior to retirement;
  • Become an affiliate ARTA member.

Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Apply Online.

Attend Webinars

At this moment, we don't have any more webinars planned. Keep your eyes open for future dates to be added.

The webinar will have presenters from both Alberta Blue Cross and ARTA Benefits, who will speak to the comprehensive Health Benefit Plans available for retiring HBTA members.

Join us as both ARTA and Alberta Blue Cross present on the plan options and the ancillary benefits each plan offers, so you can make a decision that works best for you and your family in retiremen

Apply Online

Joining ARTA is easier than ever. Apply online today.