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Palliative Care

Palliative care improves the quality of life of patients and that of their families who are facing challenges associated with life-threatening illness, whether physical, psychological, social or spiritual. The quality of life of caregivers improves as well. Maison Mathieu-Froment-Savoie 170 Rue Sherbrooke Gatineau, QC J8Y…

#YouAsked: “Where Can I Get a Naloxone Kit?”

#YouAsked: “Where Can I Get a Naloxone Kit?”

Within the scope of its national opioid overdose prevention and response strategy, the Québec government has implemented a program for free access to naloxone.  Also, as part of the program, the supplies necessary to administer naloxone are free. No prescription is needed. However, to obtain…

#YouAsked: “How do I Apply for a Health Card or Replace my Lost Health Card?”

#YouAsked: “How do I Apply for a Health Card or Replace my Lost Health Card?”

With your Health Insurance Card, you benefit from a range of services covered under the Québec Health Insurance Plan.  As soon as you arrive in Québec,  you must call to obtain the necessary form. Depending on your situation, they will tell you what you need to do…