Starting August 1, 2016, more than 170,000 seniors will be newly eligible for the low-income Seniors Co-Payment program under the Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB) Program.
You might be eligible to enrol in the Seniors Co-Payment Program if you are:
Seniors enrolled in the Seniors Co-Payment Program pay no annual deductible and a co-payment of up to $2 for each prescription. As a result, they will save approximately $130 on average per year in out-of-pocket drug costs.
Complete a Co-payment Application for Seniors form and send it to the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. There are four ways for seniors to access an application for the Seniors Co-Payment Program:
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