From the outset, the healthcare sector has represented the front line of efforts against COVID-19. However, many smaller health services are not listed as essential in Ontario. As such, COVID-19’s impact on the health care & social assistance sector changes depending on provider size & the work they do….
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have been working closely with our Internationally Educated Healthcare Professionals (IEHPs), which includes physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, lab techs, and PSWs. This is one of our top 5 professional groups in NWPB’s Immigrant Mentorship Program.