Insulin Pump Therapy Program
The funding is less any amounts covered through government-sponsored agencies and patientsí employer-sponsored or private insurance programs.
Eligibility criteria for the IPT program include:
- The patient must be a resident of Alberta who is eligible for coverage under the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan.
- The patient must have been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes and be under the care of a physician or nurse practitioner for the condition.
- The patient must meet the clinical criteria established by Alberta Health Services for the IPT Program.
- The patient must follow the steps outlined in the IPT Program for new or existing IPT users.