November 22, 2016 CGFNS International, Inc., the world’s largest credentials evaluation organization for nursing and the healthcare community, announced updates to its Board of Trustees effective Jan. 1, 2017. “We are delighted to have new trustees join the Board,” said Board Chair Michael Bleich, PhD, RN, FNAP, FAAN. “They bring a wide range of knowledge […]

August 24, 2016 The Donna Rae Richardson Award was established in 2013 to foster the professional growth of CGFNS International employees who aspire to excellence. The recipient of the award would receive $2000.00 to offset tuition, travel or other expenses associated with the developmental opportunity. The opportunity must be of value, not only to the […]

August 18, 2016 CGFNS International Inc., the world’s largest credential evaluation organization for nursing and the healthcare community, is pleased to announce that leading Canadian nurse regulator, Mary-Anne Robinson BN, MSA, RN is joining CGFNS International as a consultant serving in the role of Chief Client Engagement Officer (CCEO). “I am very excited to welcome […]

July 13, 2016 CGFNS International, Inc., the world’s largest credentials evaluation organization for nursing and the healthcare community, is proud to announce the addition of Jasper Tolarba, DNP, RN, NEA-BC as Director of Credentials Evaluation Services. Dr. Franklin A. Shaffer, President and CEO announced, “We are pleased to welcome Dr. Tolarba to the CGFNS Team […]

June 30, 2016 CGFNS International, Inc., the world’s largest credentials assessment organization for Human Resources for Health (HRH), is proud to announce the publishing of a case study on CGFNS’ Alliance Code for Ethical International Recruitment Practices in the Human Resources for Health Journal, a division of BioMed Central- Open Access Publisher. The case study […]

Philadelphia, PA, USA- 29 June 2016 CGFNS International, Inc., the largest credentials evaluation organization for the healthcare community across the globe, is proud to announce the addition of Ritamarie Frey, RN, JD. Ms. Frey will be assuming the role of Professional Relations Liaison, currently held by Marta Lafferty, who is retiring after more than ten […]

June 13, 2016 CGFNS International, Inc. is proud to announce Catherine Alicia Georges, EdD, RN, FAAN, has been elected president-elect of AARP Board of Directors. Dr. Georges’ service to CGFNS spans many years and in a variety of roles, culminating as Board of Trustees President from 2004-2005. Currently, Dr. Georges is President of the National […]

Geneva, Switzerland, 26 May 2016, – A series of meetings held by the International Council of Nurses (ICN) in advance of the World Health Assembly highlighted the need for governments to invest in nursing and midwifery in order to achieve Universal Health Coverage (UHC) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). NNA Meeting 81 representatives of […]