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The Influence of Remittances on Migration and Development

Social remittances circu-late in a variety of ways: through migrants visiting friends and family in their home land, non-migrants visiting their friends in receiving coun-tries, letters, and phone calls, e-mails and blogs and the ever increasing use of social media net-works.

Medical Tourism

An emerging global business providing an alternative process for delivery of health care services. (2011)

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Return Migration
of Nurses

Haour-Knipe M, Davies A (2008)

Nursing Self-Sufficiency/
Sustainability in the Global Context

Little L, Buchan J (2007)

Positive Practice Environments

Adams E, Kennedy A (2006)

Key Considerations for the Development of a Framework to Support the Integration of International Nurses

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August 2014 eNews highlights

In this month's issue, A Universal Truth: No Health Without a Workforce, China's Growing Reliance on Lower-Paid Contract Nurses, Germany Woos Chinese Nurses, and more.

Dec 2013 eNews highlights

In this month's issue, the 19th International Council of Nurses Workforce Forum, Human Resources for Health (HRH) Grows Ahead of the Third Global Forum, the WHO Global Code of Practice on International Recruitment of Health Personnel, and more.

May 2013 eNews highlights

In this month's issue, UK’s Nursing and Midwifery Council Announces Halt to Overseas Applications, New Agreement for Filipino Nurses in Germany, and more.

November 2012 eNews highlights

In this month's issue, U.S. based Filipino nurses win language discrimination settlement, International competition for health professionals set to continue, and more.

September 2012 eNews highlights

In this month's issue, International Migration Starts to Bounce Back.

April 2012 eNews highlights

In this month's issue The impact of the Financial Crisis on Nurses and Nursing in 34 European Countries. Upcoming events: the XIII Pan American Nursing Research Colloquium in Miami.

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