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What Does a Recession Mean for U.S. Nursing Jobs?

​If you follow U.S. news headlines, you may see stories about the nation heading into a recession. The United States economy just had a second quarter of negative growth, which is often considered ...

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Visa Bulletin Update: September 2022

​The Department of State has released the Visa Bulletin for the month of September 2022. Priority-date cutoffs will remain the same in key employment-based categories next month. USCIS confirmed th...

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Where Will I Work in my First Job as a Nurse in the USA?

​It takes courage to pursue your dream of working as a U.S. nurse, especially when you’re not sure where you’ll work within the United States. One of the top questions from international nurses and...

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Charlotte Joins Other International Nurses in USA to Make a Difference in Patients’ Lives

​The desire to serve others and make a difference in their lives is an attribute shared by nurses across the world, and the drive for growth is what motivates many international nurses to pursue nu...

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Student on the F1 Visa Finds USA Sponsorship and Green Card, Continues Adventure with Family

​Kristoffer began the journey of a lifetime when he moved to the U.S. from the Philippines in 2016. He moved to Hayward, California on the F1 visa and studied at California State University, East ...

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Visa Bulletin Update: August 2022

The Department of State has released the Visa Bulletin for the month of August 2022. Priority-date cutoffs will advance modestly or remain the same in key employment-based categories next month, ac...

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Healthcare Professionals to use OET for U.S. Immigration

​OET, an English language test for healthcare, has been added to the list of recognized English tests for immigration to the USA. Nurses and members of some other health professions from around the...

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Registered Nurse Recruitment: Visa Bulletin Update: July 2022

​The U.S. Department of State has released the Visa Bulletin for the month of July 2022. Modest advancement or no movement in key categories. Final Action Dates to control employment-based eligibil...

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Continuous Education for Nurses of All Levels

Knowledge is power. While so much of what we hear and read about in healthcare today is about nurses leaving the bedside, pay and staffing ratios; safety for the nurse and the patient is also an i...

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Mia's Story: From Nursing Student on the F1 Visa to Becoming a U.S. Nurse

​When Mia came to the United States with her husband and children in 2010, she was determined to earn the necessary credentials to work as a U.S. nurse. Before she found Conexus MedStaff in 2018, s...

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Companies Showing Appreciation for Nurses Week 2022

With the start of National Nurses Week, brands across the U.S. are honoring healthcare professionals for the care and dedication they display to their local communities with free or discounted me...

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Visa Bulletin Update: May 2022

​The Department of State has released the Visa Bulletin for May 2022. At a glance, most employment-based Final Action dates show modest or no movement in May. EB-3 India and EB-3 China will remain ...

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Pandemic to Endemic: Taking Care of Our Healthcare Professionals

​Pandemics are a pervasive, rapid spread of disease, with exponentially rising cases over a large area. Endemic viruses, meanwhile, are constantly present and have predictable spread. That predicta...

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3 Things to Know if You're an International Nursing Student Graduating in May

​Nursing school graduation is just around the corner, and if you're an international nursing student on the F1 visa, it's time to prepare for your future as a nurse in the USA. If you're worried ab...

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USCIS Announces New Actions to Reduce Backlogs, Expand Premium Processing, and Provide Relief to Work Permit Holders

WASHINGTON— U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is announcing a trio of efforts to increase efficiency and reduce burdens to the overall legal immigration system. USCIS will set new agency-wi...

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Top 5 Questions from International Nursing Students on the F1 Visa

​You’re getting close to your nursing school graduation in May. You made the big move overseas to pursue your American dream, you worked hard for the last several years, and now, you’re wondering h...

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Nursing Recruiter: Visa Bulletin Update: April 2022

The Department of State has released the Visa Bulletin for April 2022, showing priority-date cutoffs will remain the same for all employment-based categories next month. In addition, USCIS announce...