Physical Therapists

U.S. Spending Bill Increases Number of H-2B Visas

The recently passed U.S. government spending bill increases the number of H-2B visas from 66,000 to approximately 200,000. The H-2B visa is for Temporary, […]

Physical Therapy Licensure Compact (PTLC) Draft Now Available

The Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) has released a draft of the Physical Therapy Licensure Compact (PTLC) and is seeking input […]

Update on Manila and EB-2 Cases for Physical Therapists

It’s been awhile since we said anything about the status of EB-2 cases being processed through the US consulate in Manila. As of the […]

The NVC Is Experiencing Processing Delays Due to Increase in Workload

The NVC has started sending letters indicating it is experience a significant increase in its workload which has resulted in slower processing times. Below […]

Schedule A Benefit

We a reminded again today of the significant benefit those in the healthcare field receive from the Schedule A determination for Registered Nurses and […]

H-1B Cap Series: How Long Does it Take to Get a Decision?

The weeks and months following the filing of the petition are a period of anxious waiting for the beneficiary and the petitioner. Processing times […]

WHEN WILL THE 2013 H-1B CAP SEASON END?

As we approach opening day for the 2013 H-1B Cap Season, it is worth taking a moment to think about the date on which […]

TIP OF THE WEEK: RENEW HEALTHCARE CERTIFICATE BEFORE EXPIRATION

Healthcare certificate holders are required to renew their certificates until they receive permanent residence.  The heatlhcare certificate is good for a five-year from the […]

HEALTHCARE OCCUPATIONS: A LOOK FORWARD

The 2012 job outlook for the health care industry is good, despite the overall economic stagnation in the U.S.  A contributing writer for monster.com […]

HEALTHCARE OCCUPATIONS: A LOOK BACK

Data on 2011 shows that healthcare occupations dominated two lists: (1) largest number of job listings on the internet; and (2) best paying professions.  […]