national interest waiver
- A provision allowing certain physicians and doctors who practice in areas with insufficient healthcare workers or in Veterans Affairs facilities to file their own immigrant visa petitions without needing a prior labor certification
- Thanks to the national interest waiver, the doctor was able to streamline his immigration process.
- The national interest waiver proved crucial for the physician providing care in a severely understaffed region.
- Working in the Veterans Affairs facility allowed the medical professional to take advantage of the national interest waiver.