TITLE

Pharmacare for children slow to gain ground in NS

AUTHOR(S)
Moulton, Donalee
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/10/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 8, p1073
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that only a few low-income families in Nova Scotia in Canada signed up for the new program Low Income Pharmacare for Children that was launched on October 1, 2006. It is reported that only 6500 families out of a potentially eligible 35,000 registered for the program. The article mentions that the province is planning to send a second letter to child benefit recipients and focus on advertisements for reaching out to the eligible families.
ACCESSION #
24577221

 

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