As a foreign medical graduate, it is important to understand the nuances of the visa application process if you would like to live and work in the United States. This Guide is an overview of everything you need to know – from certifications and visa requirements, to the types of work visas available to foreign medical graduates, to planning for permanent residence in the U.S.
What You Will Learn
Part One: Healthcare Immigration 101
Understanding ECMFG Certification and the Home Residency Requirement
Part Two: Employer Sponsored Visa Petitions
Understanding the Conrad Waiver and other employer-sponsored petitions, including the H-1B visa, O-1 visa and TN visa.
Part Three: Self-Sponsored Work Visas and Green Cards
Part Four: Planning Ahead for the PERM process