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The Alliance Certifies Karma Services as an Ethical Recruiter

Philadelphia, PA, October 7, 2015: The Alliance for Ethical International Recruitment Practices, an independent division of CGFNS International, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has approved Karma Services as a Certified Ethical Recruitment company.

“Certification by The Alliance affirms an organization’s commitment to ethical, responsible and transparent recruitment practices and allows certified members to stand as leaders in their field,” says Alliance Director Mukul Bakhshi. “Our independent monitoring process ensures that recruiters live up to their commitments.”

The Alliance’s robust standards have been jointly negotiated with a range of stakeholders. They are supported by the World Health Organization’s Global Code of Practice on the International Recruitment of Health Personnel.

“We have evaluated their processes and procedures and are pleased to welcome Karma Services as a certified ethical recruiter,” says Bakhshi.

Karma Services is a health care staffing firm and recruiting agency located in Michigan, USA that serves an international population of foreign healthcare professionals. Specializing in the nursing, therapy, allied health and information technology fields, Karma Services recruits and places qualified English-speaking professionals with employers in the United States, the United Arab Emirates and South Africa.

More on the Alliance

Since 2009, The Alliance for Ethical International Recruitment Programs has facilitated the adoption of, and compliance with, a voluntary set of standards that advocates responsible, ethical and transparent recruitment practices. The Alliance monitors certified recruitment organizations and verifies their processes to ensure that these standards are upheld. They also provide foreign-educated health professionals and teachers resources to make informed decisions. The Alliance became an independent division of CGFNS International, Inc., in September 2014. More information can be found at

More on CGFNS International, Inc.

CGFNS International, Inc., based in Philadelphia, PA, is an immigration-neutral, non-profit organization since 1977. It has served the global community of health professionals through its programs and services that verify and promote knowledge-based practice competencies. It is the only organization named in the federal statute to administer visa screening of foreign-educated nurses and other professionals in seven health care fields. More information can be found at

For further information, please contact:
CGFNS Alliance: Mukul Bakhshi, Director
Tel: +1 215-243-5825

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