Emergency Assistance for Prescription Drugs
Residents who require immediate treatment with covered prescription drugs and are unable to cover their share of the cost may access a one-time Emergency Assistance. An eligible beneficiary may obtain a limited supply of covered prescription drug(s) at a reduced cost. The level of assistance provided will be in accordance with the consumer's ability to pay. The resident is then required to submit a completed "Special Support Application" to the Drug Plan in order to receive future assistance.
To request coverage, the resident's pharmacy may call the Drug Plan during regular office hours at (306) 787-3317 (Regina) or toll-free at 1-800-667-7578. Information needed to support the request includes:
Following approval by the Drug Plan, the claims may be submitted via the on-line system.