Diabetes Canada - Northern Ontario

Site: Telephone & Online Services - No Physical Address

Service: Ontario Monitoring for Health Program

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and administered by Diabetes Canada, the Monitoring for Health Program helps Ontarians who use insulin or have gestational diabetes pay for the cost of their blood sugar testing supplies
Hours Hours not specified
Dates Program year: Apr 1-Mar 31
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility
  • Must be an Ontario resident with a valid Ontario Health card 
  • Must use insulin or have gestational diabetes 
  • Must not be receiving any other financial assistance for the items being claimed
 
Eligible supplies 
  • Blood testing strips and lancets - 75% reimbursement up to a maximum of $920/year (submit up to $1227 in receipts for strips and lancets) 
  • Blood glucose meters - 75% reimbursement up to a maximum of $75, once every 5 years 
  • Talking blood glucose meters - 75% reimbursement up to a maximum of $300, once every 5 years - for visually-impaired clients only; letter from doctor required to confirm visual impairment
Application Email mfhp@diabetes.ca or call 1-800-361-0796 to receive a claim form and info package
Languages English ; French
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Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-800-361-0796
E-Mail mfhp@diabetes.ca
Website www.diabetes.ca
Located In Community Northern Ontario
Address Northern Ontario
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC)