Outpatient Cancer Drug Benefit Program

Alberta Health Services, through the Outpatient Cancer Drug Benefit Program, provides select medications, used in the direct treatment of cancer, to patients at no cost.

To qualify for this program, you must:

  • Be a resident of Alberta 
  • Be registered with the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan and have not opted out of the plan
  • Be registered in the Cancer Registry with a disease classified in the International Classification of Diseases for Oncology, and
  • Require drugs to treat cancer

Benefits under this program

The Schedule of Cancer Drugs defines the drug products covered by the Outpatient Cancer Drug Benefit Program.