Health Worker Shortages & the Potential of Immigration Policy

Feb 01, 2004 | by
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Foreign-born and foreign-trained professionals play an important role in the delivery of health care in the United States. This report examines the important role of immigrant doctors and nurses -- many of whom have received their training abroad -- in the U.S. health industry, using new Census Bureau data as well as information from numerous interviews with health industry experts.