The IWK Health Centre offers a competitive benefits package for full and part time employees (and their dependents with different options. You can go online to find out more about our benefits at http://www.healthassociation.ns.ca
100% coverage for Basic Services
80% coverage for Major Services
50% coverage for Orthodontic Services
We offer two options – Plan A and Plan B. While both plans cost the same the prescription drug, vision care, and paramedical coverage available under each plan is slightly different. If you join the plan, you will select the option that best suits your individual situation.
Life Insurance equals to two times your annual earnings until age 70. Under this program your spouse is insured for $10,000 and each dependent child is insured for $5000
If you are unable to work due to illness or injury our Long Term Disability provides a benefit equal to 70% of your pre-disability monthly earnings.
Optional Life Insurance for You and/or Your Spouse. Coverage is available in units of $10,000 to a maximum of $500,000.00. We also offer life insurance for dependent children.
The coverage provided a benefit to you in the event of accidental injury or to your beneficiary in the event of your accidental death. Coverage is available in units of $10,000 to a maximum of $300,000
This coverage provides a lump sum payment in the event that you are diagnosed with a critical illness. Coverage is available for you and/or your spouse in units of $5000 with a minimum of $10,000 and a maximum of $150,000
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