Friday, January 25, 2013

[Vital Signs Column] No New Grads

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Vital Signs Column
By: Alvin Cloyd Dakis, RN
February 01-15 Issue

I was recently interviewed in one of the major News TV channels about the US’s policy on not hiring newly graduated and foreign-educated nurses onto their shores. This policy drew different reactions from Filipino nurses who are particularly one of the many foreign-educated nurses who migrate and work in the US.

Personally, I support this initiative of the US government. Let me share you my thoughts on the matter.