Employment for Newcomer Healthcare Professionals

Updated: Feb 2, 2023

The needs of our health care system are growing, and we are facing shortages of health professionals.

Internationally educated health professionals (IEHPs) are a critical piece of our healthcare system and central to solving Canada’s health care needs.  
The skills and experience IEHPs bring to Canada are extremely underutilized. This underutilization perpetuates race, gender, and human rights inequities.  
Here's a presentation from WES on this very important topic.