Nova Scotia Medical Service Insurance Programs (MSI) provides eligible residents with coverage for medically required hospital, medical, dental, and optometric services with some restrictions. Medavie Blue Cross administers MSI on behalf of the government of Nova Scotia.
Nova Scotia Pharmacare provides assistance for the coverage of certain prescription drugs. The Drug Assistance for Cancer Patients is also available to help pay for certain cancer-related drugs.
Department of Health and Wellness
PO Box 488
Halifax, NS B3J 2R8
1-800-387-6665 (toll-free in Nova Scotia)