Immigration, labour markets, and labour force planning in healthcare
Project ID: 2021-006/TBD
Type of Response: Research report
Knowledge User: Workforce Planning Board of Waterloo Wellington Dufferin
ICES Scientist: Salimah Shariff
Summary: The project team is interested in studying the ethnic and geographic composition of immigrants who intended to work in health-related professions, specifically those in nursing related sectors. The results from this study will aid in understanding the potential supply of health and care services workers to the region and will assist in planning health focused labor market policies and plans. It will also highlight the potential contributions the immigrants could make to healthcare services.