AHA Presses Congress To Raise Cap For Immigrant Physician Visas

By Bridget Early / August 9, 2022 at 7:01 PM
The American Hospital Association and 62 other health care organizations are urging the House and Senate Judiciary committees to pass a bipartisan bill before the end of the 117th Congress that would raise the cap on the number of foreign providers who can work in the United States, a solution the sector eyes with increasing enthusiasm as the heath care workforce crisis rages on. The organizations wrote to Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), and Sens. Dick Durbin...

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