Almost 26 million U.S. healthcare workers are immigrants.

In the U.S., an aging population and projected rise in chronic illnesses are expected to strain the health care system in the coming years, without a similar influx of trained workers to fill those jobs.

Source: New study shows 1 in 6 U.S. health care workers are immigrants | PBS NewsHour

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