Correctional Services of Canada (CSC)


CSC provides essential health services for all Federal inmates. These services include the provision of prescription drugs. 

For a document on the Program, click here  

Drug Benefits  

The Program covers the costs of prescription drugs that are considered necessary by inmates' health care professionals. In general, decisions about the coverage of specific medications are made by the Regional Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee or at an institutional level. In some provinces CSC uses the provincial formulary as a guide. Standard 414 of the 

Standards for Health Services deals with Pharmaceutical Services. Click here to view.