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National Pharmacare Online Consultation

Thank you for your interest in this consultation with the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare. 

The online consultation is now closed, and written submissions are no longer being accepted. 

In March 2019, the Council provided an interim report to the Minister of Health and the Minister of Finance on the progress of their work.

The Council released its final report in June 2019.

For more information on the Council, please visit the following link: www.canada.ca/pharmacare.

Keep in touch with us via email at pharmacare-assurancemedicaments@canada.ca

Sincerely,

Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare


The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare (the Council) is leading a national consultation on how to implement affordable national pharmacare for Canadians and their families, employers and governments.

We invite you to share your thoughts and ideas on what a national drug plan could look like. There are a number of ways to participate. You can read the Discussion Paper which outlines some of the key issues and provide a written submission via email or mail. We also encourage you to participate in the online discussion forum below. As well, you can also complete the online questionnaire. Please bookmark this page and check back regularly.

Prior to participating in this consultation, please review the Privacy Notice for more information on your privacy rights.


The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare (the Council) is leading a national consultation on how to implement affordable national pharmacare for Canadians and their families, employers and governments.

We invite you to share your thoughts and ideas on what a national drug plan could look like. There are a number of ways to participate. You can read the Discussion Paper which outlines some of the key issues and provide a written submission via email or mail. We also encourage you to participate in the online discussion forum below. As well, you can also complete the online questionnaire. Please bookmark this page and check back regularly.

Prior to participating in this consultation, please review the Privacy Notice for more information on your privacy rights.


CLOSED: This quick poll has concluded.

How much variability should there be in the list of drugs covered across the country under national pharmacare?

The list of drugs covered should be consistent across all provinces
54%
There should be a consistent core list of drugs, with allowance for variability depending on unique provincial circumstances
32%
Each province should decide which drugs it will cover
12%
Don’t know
1%
Total Votes : 1578