Foreign-Trained Health Professionals

Resource Guide

The New Mainers Resource Center offers workforce and academic advisement and support for healthcare professionals trained and credentialed prior to coming to the US.

Foreign-Trained Heath Professionals Checklist
Foreign-Trained Health Professional

Are you a

Foreign-Trained Health Professional?

Complete your first step toward returning to the Healthcare Field!

Our advising team can help you…

  • Find information about career pathways
  • Transfer credentials from your home country
  • Improve your communication skills
  • Prepare for job interviews
  • Build professional networks

Sign Up for Advisement Services

Are you ready to take advantage of the services and support that NMRC offers? Sign up to work with an advisor to get your credentials to work in the US!

Credential Evaluations & Professional Licensing

Are you licensed, certified, or have professional training in your home country in healthcare or other professions? Your existing credentials, or a portion of them, may be eligible to transfer to the US. Learn more about credential evaluations and professional licensing before you explore other options below.

Resources for Foreign-Trained Health Professionals

If you have experience and training as a health professional in your home country, find resources below to help become certified in the US.

Maine Nursing Guide

Registered Nurses

Click here to learn about what’s required to be qualified as a Registered Nurse in the US.

Maine Pharmacist Guide for Foreign-Trained Health Professionals

Pharmacists

Click here to learn about what’s required to be qualified as a Pharmacist in the US.

Maine Physicians Guide for Foreign-Trained Health Professionals

Physicians

Click here to learn about what’s required to be qualified as a Physician in the US.

Maine Physical Therapy Guide for Foreign-Trained Health Professionals

Physical Therapists

Click here to learn about what’s required to be qualified as a Physical Therapist in the US.