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Staff directory

Contact information for all Doctors Nova Scotia staff.

GENERAL INQUIRIES

Tel: 902-468-1866
1-800-563-3427
Fax: 902-468-6578

MAILING ADDRESS

Doctors Nova Scotia
25 Spectacle Lake Drive
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
B3B 1X7

Office of the President

Dr. Michelle Dow
President
902-468-1866


Chief Executive Officer

Nancy MacCready-Williams
902-481-4918


Corporate Services

Charmaine Smith
Director
902-481-4930

Sonia Abi-Ajab
Executive assistant to the President & CEO
General inquiries, section support
902-481-4900


Annette Awalt

Administrative coordinator
902-481-4902


Jessica Moore

Team Lead, Administrative support team
902-481-4922


Anita Samson

Administrative coordinator
902-481-4928


Karen LeMoine

Administrative coordinator/reception
902-481-4943


Nancy Milford
Legal counsel & privacy officer
902-481-4921

 
Brad Fitzsimmons
IT specialist
902-481-4909


Policy & Communications

Karen Pyra
Director
902-481-4913

Kim Bottomley
Manager, Communications
902-481-4903
 

Barb Johnson
Senior communications advisor
902-481-4915

Jennifer Girard
Policy advisor
902-481-4912

Katie Mallam
Senior policy advisor
902-481-4919

Melissa Murray
Communications coordinator
annual meeting, doctorsNS magazine
902-481-4923
doctorsns.com

Austen Gilliland
Editor
902-481-4910

Marnie Gillis
Creative director
902-481-4911


Kerry Copeland
Kids' Run Club coordinator/health promotion advisor 
902-481-4908


 


Physician Compensation & Practice Support

Alana Patterson
Director
902-481-4927
Kim Oakley
Compensation manager, Master Agreement
Alternative funding, WCB, on-call
902-481-4924

Derek Law
Compensation manager, fee-for-service
902-481-4916

Cat Henderson
Manager, practice support & fee schedule
fee schedule support
902-481-4942
 

Maureen Connolly
Compensation manager, academic funding plans
902-481-4906
 
Brent Andrews
EMR advisor, IWK, Central, Western, and Northern (Colchester County and Municipality of East Hants) zones
(902) 225-8577 (cell)
1-800-563-3427 (office)
brent.andrews@doctorsns.com

Derek Stewart
EMR advisor, Eastern and Northern (Cumberland and Pictou Counties) zones
(902) 565-4568 (cell)
1-800-563-3427 (office)

Dr. Ken Wilson
Medical consultant
902-481-4925

Jessica Moore
Billing appeals advisor
Team lead, billing appeals
902-481-4922
 


Partnerships & Finance

Kevin Chapman
Director
902-481-4905
 
David Topple
Manager, Finance & member benefits
902-481-4907

Catherine Carnegy
Member benefits advisor
Health and dental, membership dues
902-481-4904
fax: 902-468-3976


Colleen Sears
Payroll & finance administrator
Parental Leave Program, PLP rebate, T4A/T3 forms
902-481-4929


Annette Awalt
Accounts payable clerk
902-481-4902
Deborah Wentzell
Member benefits coordinator

902-481-4932