There is a streamlined review process in place for nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, speech language pathologists and audiologists who have been educated in the United States. The streamlined review means that if you have completed a program accredited by the appropriate U.S. accreditation agency, then the required documentation is official verification that you graduated from the program. The verification of graduation must contain the official school seal and signature. The requirements for each profession are as follows:

CGFNS International appreciates the challenges and delays that some applicants are encountering and might continue to experience during the Covid-19 pandemic. Therefore, effective immediately, the expiration dates for all applications received on or after June 1, 2019, set to expire before October, will be extended to October 1, 2020. We will review and revise this policy, if necessary, based upon the unfolding situation. We encourage everyone to stay safe and want our applicants to take comfort in knowing CGFNS will remain sensitive to the global challenges and adapt policies accordingly.