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Emergency Licensing for Internationally Trained Health Care Workers: State Portals and Guides

by WES Global Talent Bridge,

WES Education Services

June 1, 2020

To date, six states have issued executive orders to address health care shortages arising from the COVID-19 crisis by adjusting licensing requirements to allow internationally trained health care professionals to practice on a temporary basis.

The application process guides below provide context and guidance navigating state portals and offer additional state-specific information:

For more information, check out IMPRINT’s policy page Opening Pathways for Immigrant and Refugee Health Professionals

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