Accessing health care
B.C. Application for Health and Drug Coverage
You can apply for MSP enrolment, Supplementary Benefits and Fair PharmaCare using one combined form: the B.C. Application for Health and Drug Coverage.
Find health care near you and learn how you can apply for financial aid when you need to travel for medical purposes.
B.C. is expanding the services that pharmacists can offer to help people get the care and prescriptions they need.
Publicly subsidized home and community care services provide a range of health care and support services for people who have acute, chronic, palliative or rehabilitative health-care needs.
People who need assistance on a daily basis may consider moving into an assisted living residence or a licensed community care facility. Both types of accommodation are regulated under the Community Care and Assisted Living Act; however, there are some key differences between them.
Programs and services are available to help with the cost of medical travel and accommodations for B.C. residents who must travel from their home to access medical care.
There are more than 300,000 surgeries performed in British Columbia each year. More than half of these are emergency or unscheduled procedures and never appear on a waitlist. These cases are not included on this website.