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The requirements for obtaining a license to practice as a nurse differs in each U.S. state and may change without notice. Please contact the board of nursing in the state where you wish to practice to obtain the latest information and to verify current licensure requirements.
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U.S Government agencies can help you understand your immigration rights and responsibilities, your options regarding your own healthcare, and the latest news on laws and regulations concerning employment in the United States.
Below are four important agencies.
Educational organizations can provide you with learning opportunities and continuing education options. Credential organizations will be necessary for the evaluation and validation of your academic and professional credentials.
Below are three important organizations.
If you are a foreign-educated healthcare professional, there are helpful links and resources available for those currently practicing or working towards practicing in the United States.
Below are four useful resources.
Helpful links with research on the national health system; latest news on immigration laws and regulations; recruitment protocols and code of ethics; and general information on the health professions.
Below are six important resources.