Allied Healthcare Workers

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 […]

The H-1B Cap Season is in Full Swing at HLG

As April 2nd rapidly approaches, the Hammond Law Group has swung into high gear, working day and night to prepare H-1B visa petitions for filing […]

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.  […]

HEALTHCARE SYMPOSIUM:

HLG will be hosting its 6th Annual Healthcare Symposium on the Recruitment of International Healthcare Workers Friday, October 21 from 9:00 am until 3:15pm. […]

RETROGRESSION: DUPLICATE IMMIGRANT VISA FEES

It can take several years for healthcare workers to obtain permanent residence in the U.S. Yet, while most of the other professionals and skilled […]

Retrogression: Healthcare Certificate Renewals

While visa retrogression affects thousands of foreign nationals who seek to immigrate to the U.S. for employment, it has a disparate impact on the seven […]

RETROGRESSION IMPACT: HOSPITALS RELUCTANT TO HIRE

During the 2009-2010 school year, there were 690,923 international students in U.S. universities and colleges, an increase of 2.9% over the previous year.  The […]