Publications

CGFNS International Annual Reports

2008–2009
Global Challenges

Annual-Report-2008

Best of Category Award
Neographics 2011

2007
Global Credibility

Annual-Report---2007

2006
Global Relevance

Annual-Report-2006

2005
A World of Experience

Annual-Report-2005

2004
Global Connections

Annual-Report-2004

2003
A Global Resource

Annual-Report-2003

2002
Milestones

Annual-Report-2002

 

 

Published Books, Papers and Articles

2014

“The Future of Nursing: Domestic Agenda, Global Implications,” Shaffer F, Davis C, To Dutka J, and Richardson D. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, Volume 25, pages 388-94, October 2014
http://tcn.sagepub.com/content/25/4/388

“The Joys of Travel Nursing,” Shaffer, Franklin A., American Nurse Today, Vol. 9, Number 5, May 2014
http://www.americannursetoday.com/article.aspx?id=11550&fid=11396

“Leading Means Consensus,” Shaffer, Franklin A. Journal of Infusion Nursing, Volume 37, Number 3, May/June 2014
http://www.nursingcenter.com/lnc/JournalArticle?Article_ID=2427936&Journal_ID=237151&Issue_ID=2427931

“The Future of Nursing: Domestic Agenda, Global Implications,” Shaffer F, Davis C, To Dutka J, and Richardson D. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, pages 1-7, March 4, 2014
http://tcn.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/03/03/1043659614523474

“Scales, Causes and Implications of the Primary Care Nursing Shortage,” MacLean L, Hassmiller S, Shaffer F, Rohrbaugh K, Collier T, and Fairman J. Annual Review of Public Health, Volume 35, pages 443-457, March 2014
http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/eprint/IhnvgpJk3xd7TAD7fFqj/full/10.1146/annurev-publhealth-032013-182508

“Ensuring a Global Workforce: A Challenge and Opportunity,” Shaffer F. Nursing Outlook, Volume 62, Issue 1, pages 1-4, January 2014
http://www.nursingoutlook.org/article/S0029-6554(13)00178-4/fulltext

“The Role of Internationally Educated Nurses in a Quality, Safe Workforce,” Sherwood G, Shaffer F. Nursing Outlook, Volume 62, Issue 1, pages 46-52, January 2014
http://www.nursingoutlook.org/article/S0029-6554(13)00228-5/fulltext

“Perceptions of Employment-Based Discrimination Among Newly Arrived Foreign-Educated Nurses,” Pittman P, Davis C, Shaffer F, Herrera, C-N, Bennett, C. American Journal of Nursing, Volume 114, Issue 1 – pages 26–35, January 2014
http://journals.lww.com/ajnonline/Fulltext/2014/01000/Original_Research___Perceptions_of.19.aspx

2013

“Global Mobility for Internationally Educated Nurses: Challenges and Regulatory Implications,” Shaffer F, To Dutka, J. Journal of Nursing Regulation, Volume 4, Number 3, pages 11-16, October 2013
http://jnr.metapress.com/content/r35037633r972702/

“Amazing Apps: Space-age Tools for Clinicians, ” Shaffer F, Maliszewski S. American Nurse Today, Volume 8, Number 12, December 2013
http://www.americannursetoday.com/article.aspx?id=11042&fid=10986

“Travel Nursing and 21st Century Staffing,” Tuttas C. Nurse Leader, Volume 11, Issue 4, pages 43-46, August 2013
http://www.nurseleader.com/article/S1541-4612%2813%2900031-1/abstract

2012

“Perspectives on Credential Evaluation: Future Trends and Regulatory Implications,” Shaffer F, To Dutka J. Journal of Nursing Regulation, Volume 3, Number 1, pages 26-31, January – February 2012
http://jnr.metapress.com/content/mkj2485513x60031/

“Immigration and Contract Problems Experienced by Foreign-Educated Nurses,” Pittman P, Herrera C, Spetz J, Davis CR., Medical Research and Review, Volume 69, Number 3, pages 351-365, June 2012
http://mcr.sagepub.com/content/69/3/351.abstract

2011

“Destination U.S.A. – Knowing the Right Questions to Ask”, Shaffer F. Medical Tourism Magazine, September 29, 2011
http://www.medicaltourismmag.com/destination-u-s-a-knowing-the-right-questions-to-ask/

“An Integrative review of global nursing workforce issues”, Nichols, B.N., Davis, C.R., & Richardson, D.R. In A. Debisette and J. Vessey (Eds.) Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 28, Nursing Workforce Issues, Chapter 5, 2011
http://www.springerpub.com/annual-review-of-nursing-research-volume-28.html

“Global Nursing Leadership: A Practical Guide”, Nichols B, Shaffer F, Porter C. Nursing Administration Quarterly, Volume 35, Issue 4, pages 354-359, October/December 2011
http://journals.lww.com/naqjournal/Abstract/2011/10000/Global_Nursing_Leadership__A_Practical_Guide.11.aspx

“What Nursing Leaders Must Master”, Shaffer F. Nursing Administration Quarterly, Volume 35, Issue 4, p 291, October/November 2011
http://journals.lww.com/naqjournal/Citation/2011/10000/Guest_Editorial.2.aspx

“Global nurse migration”,  Nichols, B.N., Davis, C.R., & Richardson, D.R., Power and politics in nursing and health care, sixth edition, pages 401-408, Philadelphia: Saunder/Elsevier, 2011
http://www.worldcat.org/title/policy-politics-in-nursing-and-health-care/oclc/702604791

2010

“International Models of Nursing”, Nichols, B. Davis, C.R., & Richardson, D.R. In Institute of Medicine (Ed.) The Future of Nursing: Leading change, advancing health (Appendix J). Washington, DC: National Academies Press.
http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=12956&page=565

The Official Guide for Foreign-Educated Allied Health Professionals: What You Need to Know About Health Care and the Allied Health Professions in the United States Davis C, Nichols B eds (2010)
http://www.springerpub.com/cgfns-allied

2009

The Official Guide for Foreign-Educated Nurses: What You Need to Know About Nursing and Health Care in the United States Davis C, Nichols B eds (2009)
http://www.springerpub.com/cgfns-nurses

2008

Return Migration of Nurses Haour-Knipe M, Davies A. 2008
http://www.intlnursemigration.org/assets/pdfs/ReturnmigrationA4.pdf

2007

“Foreign trained nurses in U.S. healthcare,” Nichols, B., Davis, C.R., & Gessert, C.E., The American Journal of Public Health, December 2007
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2089120/

“Impact of Global Nurse Migration,” Nichols B. White Paper from the 2008 FAST Health Workshop Nursing, Health & Environment in the Mid East, Doha, Qatar, March 23-25, 2007
http://www.fulbrightacademy.org/file_depot/0-10000000/20000-30000/21647/folder/70366/Impact+of+Global+Nurse+Migration+-+Nichols.pdf

“Building Global Alliances III: The Impact of Global Nurse Migration on Health Services Delivery,” Nichols B, 2007
http://www.cgfns.org/wp-content/uploads/BGAIII_White_Paper.pdf

“U.S.-Based International Nurse Recruitment: Structure and Practices of a Burgeoning Industry. Report on Year I of the Project International Recruitment of Nurses to the United States: Toward a Consensus on Ethical Standards of Practice,” Pittman P, Folsom A, Bass E, Leonhardy K. AcademyHealth, Washington, DC, USA, 2007
http://www.fairinternationalrecruitment.org/images/uploads/AHReport.pdf

Nursing Self-Sufficiency/Sustainability in the Global Context, Little L, Buchan J. 2007
http://www.intlnursemigration.org/assets/pdfs/SelfSufficiency_EURO.pdf

“Building international bridges,” CGFNS International, Inc., In D.H. Berger, J.P. Curran, & W.A. Stock (Eds), The immigration nurse book, New York: ILW.com. Contributing CGFNS author, 2007
http://www.ilw.com/books/NurseImmigration.shtm

2006

“International nurses perceptions of their clinical practice,” Edwards, P., & Davis, C. R., Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, Volume 37 #6, pages 265-9, 2006
http://europepmc.org/abstract/MED/17144116

“The Basics of Cultural Competence: A Conversation with Barbara Nichols,” Padilla P. NSNA Imprint, February/March 2006
http://www.nsna.org/Portals/0/Skins/NSNA/pdf/Imprint_FebMar06_BTN.pdf

Positive Practice Environment: Key Considerations for the Development of a Framework to Support the Integration of International Nurses, Adams E, Kennedy A, 2006
http://www.intlnursemigration.org/assets/pdfs/ICNM_Pos_Practice_Env.pdf

2005

Think Tank Monograph: Building Global Alliances II: The Evolving Healthcare Migration, Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools

Characteristics of International Practical Nurses Graduates in the Unites States Workforce — 2003–2004, Davis CR. A survey by the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools

“Foreign nurses in the U.S. workforce,” Davis, C.R., & Kritek, P.B., Healthy work environments: Foreign nurse recruitment best practices,Washington, DC: American Organization of Nurse Executives, pages 2-11, 2005
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK209879/

“ International migration: Easing the transition to practice ,” Davis, C.R., In P. Kritek (Ed.), Building global alliances II: The evolving healthcare migration, Philadelphia, PA, pages 33-36, 2005
https://www.cgfnsstore.org/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=68&products_id=195

2004

Think Tank Monograph: Building Global Alliances, Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools

“Trends In International Nurse Migration,” Aiken LH, Buchan J, Sochalski J, Nichols B, Powell M. Health Affairs, Volume 23, Issue 3, pages 69–77, 2004

“Crossing Borders: International Nurses in the U.S. Workforce,” Davis CR. NSNA Imprint, February/March 2004 http://www.intlnursemigration.org/assets/pdfs/Feb04_Davis.pdf

“International Nurses Adapting to U.S. Nursing Practice,” Davis CR. Nursing 2004 Career Directory, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
http://www.intlnursemigration.org/assets/pdfs/InternationalNurses_2004_Davis.pdf

2003

“How to Help International Nurses Adjust,” Davis CR. Nursing 2003 Career Directory, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Springhouse, PA, pages 86-88, 2003
http://journals.lww.com/nursing/Citation/2003/06000/Helping_international_nurses_adjust.67.aspx

2002

Characteristics of Foreign Nurse Graduates in the Unites States Workforce — 2000–2001, Davis CR. A survey by the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools

“The foreign nurse graduate and the changing U.S. workforce,” Davis CR, Nichols BL. Journal of Nursing Administration, Volume 26, Number 2, pages 43-51, 2002
http://www.intlnursemigration.org/assets/pdfs/ForeignEducatedNurses_2002_Davis.pdf

1999

“An update on the trilateral initiative for North American nursing,” Davis, C.R. In M.P. Lenn & B.D. Miller (Eds.) The foundation of globalization of higher education and the professions Washington, DC: Center for Quality Assurance in International Education, pages 109-112, 1999

1997

“Immigrant nursing personnel: The view from CGFNS,” Davis, C.R., & Maroun, V.M. In J. Dienemann (Ed.) Creating a climate for cultural competence, pages 33-43, 1997

1996

Trilateral Initiative for North America Nursing: An Assessment of North American Nursing by the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools