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The New Gap in Healthcare

Normally, healthcare worker, nurses, therapists, etc., complete classroom and also in-person practical clinical training as part of their education to practice their specific profession. During the...

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Premium Processing: Is it Worth it?

We are often asked by nurses if we will file Premium Processing for their Priority Date (PD). We often give a lawyer-like response and say, “it depends,” because it really does. U.S. Immigration la...

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History in the Making: How Naturalized Immigrants make up 1 in 10 U.S. Voters

The 2020 U.S. election is a week away and a record-shattering turnout is expected to vote. With more than 58 million Americans already submitted their ballots, it is clear to see that people are de...

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If Left Untreated: The Fallout of Nurse Fatigue and Burnout

It seems like only yesterday we were raising the flag on the importance of our nurses and their impact on quality outcomes and patient care always, but particularly in the midst of a global pandemi...

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Ripped From The Headlines: From A $1.4million Re-Election Donation To Baby Joy For 36 Nurses At The Same Hospital!

In our continuing Ripped from the Headlines series of nursing industry news, we take a look at:  Why there’s a shortage of good nurses and how reports of staff shortages don’t reflect the big...

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Recruiting Nurses in the USA? Top Qualities of an Excellent Long-Term Care Nurse

When recruiting nurses for your long-term care facility in the USA, you want professionals who possess the right skills, qualifications, and experience. However, what about those unteachable soft s...

Licensing Requirements For Overseas Nurses Working In The Us
A rundown of license requirements for an overseas nurse

Are you a registered nurse? Do you want to work in the United States?Whether you are in the Philippines, India or Australia, there are visa and paperwork requirements that you need to consider. Of ...

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International Nurse Sponsorship - Changed Forever

By 2026, there will be a deficit of 240,000 RNs in the US. Other studies have produced figures suggesting that a skills shortage reckoning is on the way for nurses. Factors abound: younger gener...

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Six exercises for nurses to foster critical thinking

As a nurse, no matter what organization you work within, the ability to resolve issues before they turn into problems is crucial to ensure success in your role.   To prepare for your next nursin...

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Filipino Nurses: Philippines EB-3 Will Become Current In July!

The Bureau of Consular Affairs at the U.S. Department of State has announced the new priority dates for Philippines nurses looking to migrate to the USA will become CURRENT in July 2019 and stay cu...

The Conexus Medstaff team has come together to outline the seven key qualities that are essential if you’re looking to continue your career as a nursing home nurse in the US.
Seven qualities of a good nursing home nurse

Nurses are the primary caregivers in nursing homes, responsible for offering palliative and medical care to residents. Unlike in hospitals, residents of nursing homes are often there for the long-t...

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From janitor to graduate nurse to better physician performance, plus more nursing stories ripped from the Headlines

This week’s blog post is from our continuing series of nursing industry news pieces we’ve effectively “ripped from headlines”, a la Law & Order. Have a glance at our series of Nursing Ripped fr...

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How to handle questions about your weaknesses at a nursing interview

“What would you say your weaknesses are?”It's a tough question to answer, isn't it? No one wants to admit they are weak, and certainly not in a nursing job interview. The default feeling in this si...

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F1 grads: Committed to the well-being of the elderly?

For F1 and OPT students weighing out their next options beyond studying in the US, a stocktake of your skills and what you want to do in your career is essential. For nursing students wishing to re...

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Questions To Ask In a US Nursing Interview

The day has come for your big interview; you’ve secured the right visa and certifications, made it through the initial stages, and now you’re face-to-face with your potential new employer.As a savv...

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Nursing Agency Job Interview Questions

You’ve just graduated and you’re looking for your first role as an RN in the US. All of your paperwork is in place and you’ve spotted the ideal job; now all you’ve got to do is nail the interview! ...

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National Mental Health Month May 2019

May 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of national mental health month in the United States. For the last 70 years, Mental Health America has spent the month of May raising awareness, through the medi...

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It’s a Celebration Week: USA Jobs and Nursing Sector Trends

This week’s blog post is from our continuing series of nursing industry news pieces we’ve “ripped from headlines”, a la Law & Order. Have a read of our most recent instalment here.In the intern...

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Nursing Home Nurse Jobs in the USA

Out of all occupations across the US, registered nurses (RNs) represent a career path that is expected to see the most significant new job openings by 2026. According to the US Bureau of Labor Stat...