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COVID-19: USCIS issues temporary guidance for certain H-1B foreign medical graduates

  1. Date Announced

    May 11, 2020

    COVID-19: USCIS issues temporary guidance relaxing the full-time work requirement for some H-1B foreign medical graduates due to the consequences of the pandemic and allowing some foreign medical graduates the ability to provide tele-health services. The guidance is effective until the end of the declared Public Health Emergency. [ID #601]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Jan. 27, 2020
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: USCIS


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