A 1000 non-US doctors & nurses living in USA gets chance to serve in America’s military as released in news by US Pentagon senior officials. The caveat is that the health care professionals must be in US and have legal visas (H1-B or may be even H4 may be considered since its a spouse visa) and work permits (EADs).
What specialty skills Pentagon is looking for ? All nursing specialists and for doctors – neuro surgeons, family practitioners, dermatologists and some other specialties. The department is looking to focus on foreign nationals who has foreign language skills and can speak multiple languages.
Currently 29000 non US citizens are in US military who automatically gets Green card for serving in military.