Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB) monthly data

The Ministry of Community and Social Services data set for the Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB) contains financial information on individuals on social assistance and other ODB beneficiaries (e.g., seniors, Trillium Drug Program beneficiaries) obtained from the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC), which administers the ODB program. The dataset includes:

  • health number
  • case id
  • ODB amount
  • benefit month, etc.

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This data is not and will not be made available. Data in this record cannot be released because of legal, privacy, security, confidentiality or commercially-sensitive reasons, as outlined by the Open Data Directive.

Why? Legal and contractual obligations - The dataset includes personal/sensitive information.Agreement between Ministries of Community and Social Services, Finance, and Health and Long-Term Care restricts access to data by third parties.

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Geographic coverage Ontario
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Last Validated Date 2016-10-14
Update frequency Monthly
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