Nova Scotia provides assistance to eligible residents
through various programs to help pay for prescribed medications and
supplies listed in the Nova Scotia Formulary.
information on the Government's new Family Pharmacare Program
The Group of IX has submitted its recommendations on Pharmacare to the
Minister of Health. There is agreement on a 75/25% split on
costs to the program and it has recommended no change in the current
premium ($424.00) or prescription co-pay ($382.00 max).
There will be new information on payment options in the Pharmacare
Renewal Form. With the introduction of a Family Pharmacare
program, the Group of IX is requesting additional staff to insure that
proper information is made available to assist those who wish to join