The Ontario Government declared it, and it affects everyone who works for, or is retired from, the Ontario Public Service (about 100,000 people).
The government wants to reduce access to drug benefits dramatically.
Current drug coverage is 90 per cent of the drug’s cost, less a $3 deductible per prescription.
The government wants to create a three-tiered system. Tier 1 drugs would be covered 90 per cent;,Tier 2 drugs, 50 per cent;, Tier 3 drugs 20 per cent. You pay the rest.