Diabetes Canada

Northern Ontario - Ontario Monitoring for Health Program

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Description
Helps Ontarians who use insulin or have gestational diabetes pay for the cost of their blood sugar testing supplies

The program is funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and administered by Diabetes Canada
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

Note: First claim must be signed by a doctor or nurse practitioner to confirm insulin is being used to manage diabetes or have gestational diabetes

Eligible supplies
  • Blood glucose test strips and lancets - 75% reimbursement up to a maximum of $920/year (up to $1227 in receipts can be submitted each year and the program will reimburse 75%, or $920, of the cost)
  • Blood glucose meters - 75% reimbursement up to a maximum of $75 once every 5 years
  • Talking blood glucose meters for visually-impaired individuals; letter from doctor required to confirm visual impairment - 75% reimbursement up to a maximum of $300 once every 5 years
Application Process
Email mfhp@diabetes.ca or call 1-800-361-0796 to receive a claim form and info package
Office
1-800-361-0796
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
mfhp@diabetes.ca
Languages
English, French
Documents Required
Call or visit website for information
Accessibility
Not Applicable
Legal Status
Nonprofit - Incorporated
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
April 19, 2022
Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Algoma District
  • Cochrane District
  • Kenora District
  • Manitoulin District
  • Nipissing District
  • Rainy River District
  • Sudbury District
  • Thunder Bay District
  • Timiskaming District