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Nova Scotia Palliative Care Home Drug Program

Government of Nova Scotia
Drug coverage

Covers the cost of drugs needed for end-of-life care at home.

For Nova Scotians who are in the last six months of life due to a terminal illness and who wish to receive end-of-life care at home for as long as possible.

The patient’s local specialist palliative care team completes a Palliative Care Drug Program Application Form, available online, and sends it to the Pharmacare office.

Nova Scotia

Phone: 1-800-305-5026
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