Health Care

Health Care


Health Care Information by Province and Territory

The following are lists of health-related resources specific to each province and territory. Contact your nearest Military Family Resource Centre for local information, as they may have programs in place to further assist with obtaining a health card or finding health care providers.

Child Immunization Schedules
Child Immunization Schedules

Military Families Resource

British Columbia
BC News Release- waiver
Health Card (BC Medical Services Plan) Benefits and Payment Information
Find a Physician BC
Talk to a nurse 24/7: Healthlink BC or dial 8-1-1
Talk to a doctor virtually: Equinoxe Virtual Clinic (Covered by MSP)

Military Family Resources

New Brunswick
Medicare Health Card (note the wait period exemption for CAF families)
Finding a Family Physician using Patient Connect
After-hours and Walk-in Clinics
Speak to a Registered Nurse at Tele-Care, dial 8-1-1

Newfoundland Medical Care Plan (Health Card) information
Finding a family physician
Speak to a Registered Nurse, Healthline, dial 8-1-1
For information on local services (walk-in clinics, etc) click on your Regional Authority’s website at bottom of this page

Northwest Territories
NWT Health Care Plan (health card information)
List of Hospitals and Health Care Centres
Speak to a registered nurse: Yukon Healthline (for Yukon, Nunavut and NWT)
Walk-in Clinics in Yellowknife: Yellowknife Primary Care Centre or Frame Lake Community Health Clinic
Note: there is no 9-1-1 service in NWT. Use your local prefix (first 3 numbers of your phone number) and -1111 for police or -2222 for fire.

Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia health card information (MSI)
Speak to a Registered Nurse, dial 8-1-1
What you should know about e-health NS
Finding a family doctor
Local hospitals and health care centres 

Military families: services and support

Prince Edward Island
PEI Health Card information
Find a family physician or nurse practitioner
Walk-In Clinic information
Speak to a Registered Nurse, dial 8-1-1
Information on wait times

Health Insurance Card (RAMQ)
Health and Social Services Centres (CSSS)
Info-Santé to speak to a nurse, or dial 8-1-1
Finding a Family Doctor

Information for military families- Saskatchewan
Apply for a health card
Note: Saskatchewan uses Electronic Health Records (eHealth)
Accessing Health Care (find a physician and other information)
HealthLine to speak to a healthcare professional or dial 8-1-1

Yukon Territory
Finding a physician or clinic in Yukon
Yukon Health Card information