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Mehrzad Nicholas GhadiriByNicholas Ghadiri

Voting is OPEN for the 13th Annual Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards!

Now is the time to cast your vote for the talented Edsel Mutia, winner of the Joan Lesmond Award at CARE Centre for Internationally Educated Nurses, for the 2021 Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards!

Top 25 Canadian Immigrants Awards | Canadian Immigrant

Mehrzad Nicholas GhadiriByNicholas Ghadiri

Engaging Best Practice Champions in Pain Assessment and Management

About this Event:

This presentation is designed to provide participants an understanding of the Best Practice Spotlight Organization (BPSO) journey of Mackenzie Health Care Long Term Care (MHLTC) with focus on their implementation of the Assessment and Management of Pain best practice guideline (BPG). 

The webinar will highlight the strategies utilized by the home in recruitment and engagement of champions, recognition of barriers and facilitators, dissemination and sustainability in their pain BPG implementation.

During this presentation participants will:

  • gain a better understanding of strategies utilized by MHLTC in implementing the assessment and management of pain BPG
  • learn strategies that led to successfully recruit and engage all interprofessional team members and quality pain best practice champion
  • identify relation of implementing Pain BPG recommendations with improving and sustaining resident’s quality of life
  • learn how to implement and use pain assessment tools
  • learn to use best practices for ongoing quality improvement in pain management
  • learn how to effectively monitor and audit pain management


  • dissemination of knowledge with staff, families, and residents
  • ongoing implementation of latest approaches to pain management 
  • continuous capacity building of registered staff regarding management and assessment of pain
  • Clara Nisan,RN (EC), BScN, MN, NP-PHC, GNC(C), RAI(C) 
    Director of Clinical Services/Nurse Practitioner
  • Carey Burleigh, BSW, RSW
Mehrzad Nicholas GhadiriByNicholas Ghadiri

Nursing Trends and Challenges, IncludingThrough and After COVID-19

Now more than ever it is important that we gain an understanding of the ever-evolving challenges and trends affecting the nursing profession. What are the challenges? What does the future hold? Join us for this webinar as Mike Villaneuve, the CEO of the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) will:

Describe the services provided by the Canadian Nurses Association Examine nursing trends and challenges throughout and following the COVID-19 pandemic Offer nursing solutions to meet the health needs of Canadians.

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, 1:00 -2:00 p.m

Mehrzad Nicholas GhadiriByNicholas Ghadiri

OCASI Statement – Stop Islamophobia, Hate and Terrorism

OCASI statement on the attack on a Muslim family in London, Ontario

Toronto / June 8, 2021

OCASI Statement – Stop Islamophobia, Hate and Terrorism | OCASI

Mehrzad Nicholas GhadiriByNicholas Ghadiri

Web Conference for Internationally Educated Nurses

Canadian Immigrant and ACCES Employment proudly present a free one-stop web industry-specific virtual web conference series connecting newcomers with information and inspiration as you settle into your new home.

Join us June 10, at 1:00pm (Eastern Standard Time) for this 90-minute event!  Register today!

Broken into three parts, this web conference for Internationally Educated Nurses and Health Professionals will feature speakers who are experts in their fields, speaking to you from across Canada with the goal to help you succeed on your chosen path.

Register Here:

Web Conference for Internationally Educated Health Professionals | Canadian Immigrant