A Task Force representing unions, health care organizations, educational and licensure bodies, and recruiters today released the Voluntary Code of Ethical Conduct for the Recruitment of Foreign-Educated Nurses to the United States. The Code aims to ensure that the growing practice of recruiting foreign-educated nurses to the United States is done in a responsible and transparent manner. MacArthur grantee AcademyHealth convened the Task Force and led a recent study of the structure and practices of the U.S.-based international recruitment industry.


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AcademyHealth's press event on September 4, 2008, announcing the voluntary corporate code of practice for recruitment of foreign-trained nurses to the U.S.