Employee Benefits

The Nova Scotia Health Authority works with a variety of providers for Group Benefits, Pension and Long Term Disability Benefits.

People Services/Human Resources would be happy to talk to you about what group insurance coverage and pension options are available for new staff of the Nova Scotia Health Authority. The coverage that is available is dependent upon the site and employment agreement for the position. Below are some links for the various benefits and pension that are available across the province.

Please speak to People Services/Human Resources to verify any group or Long term disability benefits and/or pension enrollment eligibility for positions you may be considering with the Nova Scotia Health Authority. The below information is provide as a reference guide only and is not confirmation of the benefits you may or may not be entitled.

Most positions across the province which meet eligibility requirements have enrollment into the below group, LTD and pension plan:

Health Association of Nova Scotia benefits information:
http://www.healthassociation.ns.ca/Benefits/

Nova Scotia Health Employees Pension Plan
http://www.nshepp.ca/

Unionized positions (excluding NSNU members) within the Halifax and surrounding area which meet eligibility requirements are covered by the below group benefit plan.

Group Benefits
http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca/employees/employee-benefits/group-insurance

A few positions within Public Health and Addiction Services collective agreements within some Nova Scotia communities which meet eligibility requirements are currently enrolled into the below Pension plan.

Public Service benefits information:
http://novascotia.ca/psc/employeecentre/benefits/

Nova Scotia Public Service Pension Plan:
www.novascotiapension.ca/publicserviceplan