Welcome to IEHP Connect

This website consists of a story told in 8 chapters. The main character is Herminia, an internationally educated nurse who shares a memorable experience from when she first started working in Canada. The story is fictional. It’s based on a compilation of lived experience of the practitioners who worked to develop the content for this site.

In sharing this story, we hope to expose you to some of the issues that often come up for health professionals transitioning into Canadian healthcare environments.