Health Association Nova Scotia
2 Dartmouth Road
Bedford, NS  B4A 2K7
Main Phone: 902-832-8500



Benefits Questions and General Inquiries

If your question is related to our Group Benefits Solutions Service please contact 1-866-886-7246 or by email at: benefitplan@healthassociation.ns.ca

General inquiries about the Health Association can be directed by 
email to: contactus@healthassociation.ns.ca. 


Interested in Association Membership?

Questions relating to Health Association Nova Scotia membership can be directed to Sandi Thompson, Executive Assistant. Sandi can be reached at 902-832-8500, ext.236 or by email at: sandi.thompson@healthassociation.ns.ca




ADMINISTRATION

Mary Lee, President/CEO
902-832-8500, ext.236

Sandi Thompson, Executive Assistant
902-832-8500, ext.236, sandi.thompson@healthassociation.ns.ca

Twilla Quinn, Receptionist
902-832-8500, 0 or ext.221, twilla.quinn@healthassociation.ns.ca

Daphney McGuire, Human Resources Consultant
902-832-8500, ext.260, daphney.mcguire@healthassociation.ns.ca

 

GROUP BENEFITS SOLUTIONS

TOLL FREE 1-866-886-7246; EASE TOLL FREE 1-888-824-3273

Susan Belmore-Vermes, Director
902-832-8529, susan.belmorevermes@healthassociation.ns.ca

Tina Snair, Benefits & Quality Assurance
902-832-8534, tina.snair@healthassociation.ns.ca

Joel Armah, Financial Analyst
902-832-8500, ext 229, joel.armah@healthassociation.ns.ca

Ursula Wiesner, Coordinator Member Relations and Administration
902-832-8500, ext. 224, ursula.wiesner@healthassociation.ns.ca

Administration

Cheryl Hawboldt, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext. 283, cheryl.hawboldt@healthassociation.ns.ca

Samantha Power, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext. 264, samantha.power@healthassociation.ns.ca

Dee Hinson, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext. 237, dee.hinson@healthassociation.ns.ca

Candice Eardley, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, 
candice.eardley@healthassociation.ns.ca


Benefits Administration

Krista Duval, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 293, krista.duval@healthassociation.ns.ca

Wendy Grabka, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 257, wendy.grabka@healthassociation.ns.ca

Darlene MacInnis, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 267, darlene.macinnis@healthassociation.ns.ca

Joan MacInnis, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 241, joan.macinnis@healthassociation.ns.ca

Bernie MacPherson, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 537, bernie.macpherson@healthassociation.ns.ca

Carol Murley, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 281, carol.murley@healthassociation.ns.ca

Shauna O'Hearn, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 234, shauna.ohearn@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jennifer Randall, Benefits Administrator
902-832-8500, ext. 226, jennifer.randall@healthassociation.ns.ca

Lynn Thomas, Benefits Administrator 
902-832-8500, ext. 297, lynn.thomas@healthassociation.ns.ca

Disability Management

Jackie Smith, EASE Program Manager
902-832-8527, jackie.smith@healthassociation.ns.ca

Gretchen Mielke, Benefits Administrator – Disability
902-832-8500, ext. 255, gretchen.mielke@healthassociation.ns.ca

Sue Eisener-Murphy, Disability Program Specialist
902-832-8500, ext. 265, sue.eisenermurphy@healthassociation.ns.ca

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Steve Quinn, Manager of Server/Network Support
902-832-8500, ext.276, steve.quinn@healthassociation.ns.ca

Malerie Peter-Paul, Client Support Technician
902-832-8546, malerie.peter-paul@healthassociation.ns.ca

Ellen Wilcox, Corporate Services Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext. 264, ellen.wilcox@healthassociation.ns.ca

CLINICAL ENGINEERING SERVICES

Ben Anderson, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-527-5234, ext.1, ben.anderson@healthassociation.ns.ca

Maria Archibald, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-867-4500, ext.4141, maria.archibald@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jason Arthur, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-752-7600, ext.4180, jason.arthur@healthassociation.ns.ca

Phil Bradfield, Technical Support and Development Officer
902-543-4604, ext.2480 phil.bradfield@healthassociation.ns.ca

Walter Cormier, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-667-5400 ext.6443, walter.cormier@healthassociation.ns.ca

Thad Dunn, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-752-7600, ext.4181, thad.dunn@healthassociation.ns.ca

Ed Ezekiel, Western Region Coordinator
902-678-5994, edward.ezekiel@healthassociation.ns.ca

Nathan Fraser, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-667-5400, ext.6308, nathan.fraser@healthassociation.ns.ca

Leanne Gayton, Contract and Database Specialist
902-832-8500, ext.254, leanne.gayton@healthassociation.ns.ca

Christine Gaitan, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-527-5234, ext.2, christine.gaitan@healthassociation.ns.ca

Chris Girouard, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-667-5400 ext.6443, chris.girouard@healthassociation.ns.ca

Eddie Hare, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-678-6290, eddie.hare@healthassociation.ns.ca

Janette Harris, Administrative Assistant
902-752-7600, ext.4180, janette.harris@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jordan Illsley, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-527-5245, jordan.illsley@healthassociation.ns.ca

Courtney Landry, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-678-5994, courtney.landry@healthassociation.ns.ca
 

Jody Lavery, Eastern Regional Manager
902-567-8024, jody.lavery@healthassociation.ns.ca
 

Kyle MacEachern, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-863-2830 ext.4141, kyle.maceachern@healthassociation.ns.ca

Dan MacDonald, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-667-5400 ext.6443, dan.macdonald@healthassociation.ns.ca

Denise MacDonald, Electromechanical Technician
902-832-8500 ext.251, denise.macdonald@healthassociation.ns.ca

Malcolm MacKinnon, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-867-4500, ext.4557, malcolm.mackinnon@healthassociation.ns.ca

Sarah Meades, Administrative Assistant
902-678-5994, sarah.meades@healthassociation.ns.ca

John Inch, Northern Region Coordinator
902-752-7500, ext.4182, john.inch@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jean Légère, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-742-3542, ext.1581, jean.legere@healthassociation.ns.ca

Everett Pattison, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-678-5994, everett.pattison@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jeffrey Robinson, Electro Mechanical Technician
902-752-7600, ext.4181, jeffrey.robinson@healthassociation.ns.ca

Bob Ross, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-893-5554, ext.42935, bob.ross@healthassociation.ns.ca


Denis Savoie, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-527-5245, denis.savoie@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jason Slaney, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-893-5554, ext.42146, jason.slaney@healthassociation.ns.ca

Steve Smith, Director of Clinical Engineering
902-832-8519, steve.smith@healthassociation.ns.ca

Darren Surette, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-678-1960, darren.surette@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jason Symmonds, Biomedical Engineering Technologist
902-742-3542, ext.1581, jason.symmonds@healthassociation.ns.ca

Tom Wagner, Electro-Mechanical Technician
902-742-3542, ext. 1682, tom.wagner@healthassociation.ns.ca

 

CCA and ADODCC Programs 

Barbara Salkin, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext.282, barbara.salkin@healthassociation.ns.ca

Vanda Newton, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext.249, vanda.newton@healthassociation.ns.ca

Pam Shipley, Program Manager, CCA Program
902-832-8526, pam.shipley@healthassociation.ns.ca

Cailleagh Sharples, CCA Certification Coordinator
902-832-8500, ext.275, cailleagh.sharples@healthassociation.ns.ca

 

FINANCE

Jim Cook, Chief Financial Officer/Director of Corporate Services
902-832-8500, ext.306, jim.cook@healthassociation.ns.ca

Debbie Huntley, Personnel/Payroll
902-832-8500, ext.222, debbie.huntley@healthassociation.ns.ca

Marlene Kemp, Chief Comptroller
902-832-8500, ext.253, marlene.kemp@healthassociation.ns.ca

Marie Squires,  Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable
902-832-8500, ext.231, marie.squires@healthassociation.ns.ca

 

LABOUR RELATIONS AND COMPENSATION ANALYSIS   

Kara Burry, Legal Counsel
902-832-8500, ext.510, kara.burry@healthassociation.ns.ca

Lorna Crook, Legal Assistant
902-32-8500, ext.230, lorna.crook@healthassociation.ns.ca

Dale Darling, Legal Counsel
902-832-8516, dale.darling@healthassociation.ns.ca

Susan Doucette, Research Assistant
902-832-8500, ext.223, susan.doucette@healthassociation.ns.ca

Bob Dunn, Director of Labour Relations and Compensation Analysis
902-832-8515, bob.dunn@healthassociation.ns.ca

Tom Groves, Legal Counsel
902-832-8530, tom.groves@healthassociation.ns.ca

Tina Sanford, Manager of Compensation Design & Analysis
902-832-8521, tina.sanford@healthassociation.ns.ca

Jackie Kelly, Legal Assistant (Arbitrations Scheduling and Systems Administrator)
902-832-8500, ext.284, jackie.kelly@healthassociation.ns.ca

Paula Judge, Compensation Specialist
902-832-8512, paula.judge@healthassociation.ns.ca

Janet McIntosh, Legal Counsel
902-832-8535, janet.mcintosh@healthassociation.ns.ca

Tracy McPhee, Legal Counsel
902-832-8533, tracy.mcphee@healthassociation.ns.ca

Mandy Proulx, Compensation Research Analyst
902-832-8511, mandy.proulx@healthassociation.ns.ca

Gary Rankin, Legal Counsel
902-832-8524, gary.rankin@healthassociation.ns.ca

Cynthia Rushton, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext.238, cynthia.rushton@healthassociation.ns.ca

Siobhan Ryan, Legal Counsel
902-832-8541, siobhan.ryan@healthassociation.ns.ca

Pat Saulnier, Legal Counsel
902-832-8548, pat.saulnier@healthassociation.ns.ca


MEMBER AND PARTNER ENGAGEMENT

Mary Baldwin, Director of Member and Partner Engagement
902-832-8513, mary.baldwin@healthassociation.ns.ca

Alexandra Cross, Communications Assistant
902-832-8500, ext.295, alex.cross@healthassociation.ns.ca

Carol Salkin, Administrative Assistant
902-832-8500, ext. 250, carol.salkin@healthassociation.ns.ca

Bernadette Lake, Organizational Effectiveness Specialist
902-832-8528, bernadette.lake@healthassociation.ns.ca

Chuck McDow, HSPnet Provincial Coordinator
902-832-8500, ext.243, chuck.mcdow@healthassociation.ns.ca

 

NOVA SCOTIA HEALTH EMPLOYEES' PENSION PLAN

Visit the http://www.nshepp.ca contact page.