Health Workforce Planning Branch

Health Human Resource Strategy

This document was published under a previous government.

The ministry's Workforce Planning Branch and the HealthForceOntario Marketing and Recruitment Agency manage the health human resources strategy.

Tools to support evidence-based health human resources planning in Ontario

Health Professions Database

Health Professions Database

Provides a snapshot of Ontario's regulated health professions to help plan for the future. The 2008 Health Professions Database Stat Book is now available.

Ontario Population Needs-Based Physician Simulation Model

Ontario Population Needs-Based Physician Simulation Model

Ontario has completed the development of a Population Needs-Based Physician Simulation Model. It compares the supply of physician services to the population's need for health services to quantify a gap in services and the physician requirement.



Shares the latest in research, analytics, data, information and useful statistics from the field of health human resources.

About the Health Workforce Planning Branch

A strong workforce is vitally important to our health care system. Ontario's healthcare workforce is made up of doctors, nurses and other qualified professionals.

HealthForceOntario is responsible for Ontario's health human resources strategy, designed to provide Ontarians with access to the right number and mix of qualified healthcare providers, today and in the future.


For More Information

Call ServiceOntario, Infoline at :
1-866-532-3161 (Toll-free in Ontario only)
In Toronto, 416-314-5518
TTY 1-800-387-5559.
In Toronto, TTY 416-327-4282
Hours of operation : 8:30am - 5:00pm


Health Workforce Planning Branch
56 Wellesley Street West,
12th Floor
Toronto ON M5S 2S3

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