CGFNS full form

Meaning : Commission on graduates of foreign nursing schools

Category : Education
Sub Category : Nursing

What does CGFNS mean or stand for ?

The CGFNS is a authority and certification agency that conducts exams and immigration formalities for nursing and healthcare workers who wish to pursue this profession in America.

When you complete a nursing course in your native country,it needs to be evaluated,standardized and in accordance with practices of that in the US.The level of education needs to be ascertained and brought in accordance with that of the US.Only then will you get a license to work as a nurse here.

In order to meet these mandatory requirements, the CGFNS conducts training and exams in nursing that you need to pass.After this they will guide you with immigration formalities