Eligibility is determined Ministry of Health. They will work with you to determine your level of eligibility.
Outside regular office hours: your pharmacy may provide up to a four-day supply of covered drug products in an emergency situation. The Ministry of Health will honour the claim at the rate specified by the pharmacy.
You must give the following information at the pharmacy:
- Patient identification (health services card number).
- Pharmacy identification (name, number).
- Name and cost of the drug(s) required immediately.
- Reason for the request, including evidence that other sources of credit or assistance have been explored and are not available.