Services for Internationally Educated Health Professionals

HealthForceOntario’s Access Centre is the centralized point of access for all Internationally Educated Health Professionals (IEHPs) in Ontario seeking information and advice about the licensing process and alternative career options.

If you are an IEHP in Ontario or a Canadian studying medicine abroad, the Access Centre has a range of services to support you:

  • Licensing and registration information for all regulated health professions;
  • Referral to relevant organizations and community resources;
  • Information sessions, online webinars, and multi-week courses focused on various topics;
  • Advisor assistance to validate decisions and provide information on available supports and services; and
  • On-site reference materials and resources.

All of these services are free of charge.

How do I participate?

Step 1: Review Registration Requirements and Resources for your profession.

Step 2: New IEHP clients must Register Online to take part in any Access Centre services.

Step 3: Explore our Sessions for details of our sessions and webinars and how to sign up.

Step 4: If you have questions, the best way to contact the Access Centre is by sending a detailed email to Please be specific about any questions or requests that you have, and we will respond as quickly as possible.

Contact Information:

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET

Telephone: 416-862-2200
Toll-Free: 1-800-596-4046

Access Centre, HealthForceOntario Marketing and Recruitment Agency
163 Queen Street East, 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5A 1S1

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