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TN Visas to Help with the Registered Nursing Labor Shortage

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What Is a TN Visa?

How bad is the RN shortage?

How can the TN visa program help with the RN shortage?

Who qualifies for a TN visa?

The TN visa category provides nonimmigrant status to qualified Canadian and Mexican citizens to enter into the United States to work. In order to qualify, visa applicants must: 

What’s the process for getting a TN visa?

The process of obtaining work authorization under the TN visa program varies depending on the applicant. Because Canadian citizens are not required to have a visa in order to enter or stay in the United States, the process may begin at the border. Canadian RNs may submit their proof of eligibility for the temporary work authorization under the TN category directly to Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agents at a port of entry, pay the TN processing fee and be admitted upon approval.

Because Mexican nationals require a visa in order to enter the United States as a TN nonimmigrant, the process must begin before arriving in the United States. Mexican nationals must: 

What must employers do to hire TN visa RNs?

What’s the timeline to get a TN visa?

What are the conditions and limitations of a TN visa?

How can Farmer Law help?

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