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Health Services Appeal And Review Board

Ministry
Health
URL
www.hsarb.on.ca
Address
151 BLOOR STREET WEST, 9TH FLOOR
TORONTO
M5S1S4
Phone
(416) 327-8512
Fax
(416) 327-8524
Background
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Appeal and Review Boards Act, 1998, S.O. 1998, C. 18, Sched. H, Part II (opens a new window)
Function

The Health Services Appeal and Review Board is an independent adjudicative and regulatory tribunal created by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Appeal and Review Boards Act, 1998 to hold appeals, hearings and reviews concerning publicly insured health services under the Health Insurance Act; eligibility for placement in long-term care facilities; community-based long term care service providers regarding the scope and level of services provided; ambulance services; health facility licensing; municipal health boards' compliance with mandatory programs; community health hazards; and communicable diseases.

Membership

The Lieutenant Governor in Council appoints at least twenty members and designates one member as chair and two members as vice-chairs. At least three members of the Board must be members of the Law Society of Ontario who are licensed to practice law in Ontario as barristers and solicitors. At least three members of the Board must be legally qualified medical practitioners, but the majority of the members of the Board must not be legally qualified medical practitioners. The chair may from time to time designate additional members to be vice-chairs.

Term

Members are appointed for two, three or five years.

Meetings
Appeals, reviews and hearings are held in Ontario.
Remuneration

Appointees are remunerated according to Schedule B of the Agencies and Appointments Directive

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Chair (Full-Time) CHRISTINE MOSS
12-Dec-2020 - 11-Dec-2023
toronto
2. Vice-Chair (Full-Time) MITCHELL TOKER
14-Jan-2021 - 13-Jan-2022
toronto
3. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) THOMAS KELLY
18-Jul-2017 - 17-Jul-2022
london
4. Member (Part-Time) KEITH THOMPSON
09-Jan-2020 - 08-Jan-2022
moose creek
5. Member (Part-Time) DOUGLAS KEARNS
15-Jan-2021 - 14-Jan-2022
blind river
6. Member (Part-Time) TRINA MORISSETTE
04-Feb-2021 - 03-Feb-2022
ottawa
7. Member (Part-Time) CARMEN ABEL
25-Mar-2020 - 24-Mar-2022
kitchener
8. Member (Part-Time) DEVEN SANDHU
25-Mar-2020 - 24-Mar-2022
thornhill
9. Member (Part-Time) HEATHER WILLIS
25-Mar-2020 - 24-Mar-2022
oakville
10. Member (Part-Time) TINA ELAHIPANAH
16-Apr-2020 - 15-Apr-2022
toronto
11. Member (Part-Time) JENNIFER SARJEANT
29-Apr-2021 - 28-Apr-2022
north york
12. Member (Part-Time) BONITA THORNTON
28-May-2020 - 27-May-2022
scarborough
13. Member (Part-Time) STEPHANE THIFFEAULT
28-May-2020 - 27-May-2022
sarnia
14. Member (Part-Time) DAVID SCRIMSHAW
20-Jun-2017 - 19-Jun-2022
ottawa
15. Member (Part-Time) MARIA CAPULONG
26-Sep-2019 - 25-Sep-2022
vaughan
16. Member (Part-Time) BARBARA MELLMAN
21-Nov-2019 - 20-Nov-2022
toronto
17. Member (Part-Time) DALE WRIGHT
29-Nov-2019 - 28-Nov-2022
grand bend
18. Member (Part-Time) WILLIAM GREENAWAY
29-Nov-2019 - 28-Nov-2022
windsor
19. Member (Part-Time) BETH DOWNING
02-Dec-2019 - 01-Dec-2022
oakville
20. Member (Part-Time) CARLA WHILLIER
12-Mar-2020 - 11-Mar-2023
scarborough
21. Member (Part-Time) YASMEEN SIDDIQUI
13-May-2020 - 12-May-2023
toronto
22. Member (Part-Time) JEAN BEDARD
27-May-2021 - 26-May-2023
ottawa
23. Member (Part-Time) MICHELLE MANN-REMPEL
27-May-2021 - 26-May-2023
ottawa
24. Member (Part-Time) CHARLES PENISTON
03-Jun-2021 - 02-Jun-2023
sunderland
25. Member (Part-Time) TIM BATES
28-Jul-2020 - 27-Jul-2023
toronto
26. Member (Part-Time) DAVID BORENSTEIN
17-Jan-2021 - 16-Jan-2024
toronto
27. Member (Part-Time) BONNIE GOLDBERG
23-Mar-2021 - 22-Mar-2024
toronto
28. Member (Part-Time) KATHLEEN RYAN ELLIOTT
25-Mar-2021 - 24-Mar-2024
cobourg
29. Member (Part-Time) SONIA GAAL
31-Oct-2021 - 30-Oct-2024
ottawa
30. Member (Part-Time) ANNA-MARIE CASTRODALE
28-Nov-2021 - 27-Nov-2024
toronto
31. Member (Part-Time) DEBBIE SNOW
21-Oct-2020 - 20-Oct-2025
toronto
32. Member (Part-Time)
33. Member (Part-Time)
34. Member (Part-Time)
35. Member (Part-Time)
36. Member (Part-Time)