TrueProfile.io in the Press – September 2021
<p>This month, TrueProfile.io’s thought-leadership within the verification, HR, technology and recruitment space was picked up by several industry-leading media outlets.</p> <p>Our Co-Head,&nbsp;<a rel="noreferrer noopener" href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/alejandrococa/" target="_blank">Alejandro Coca</a>, spoke to various publications about the following topics:</p> <ul><li>Achieving KSA&#8217;s Vision 2030 Health Sector Transformation Program</li><li>Supplying the skills shortage in the UK&#8217;s NHS</li><li>The worldwide demand for Filipino healthcare workers</li><li>Britannia Healthcare&#8217;s recruitment and deployment of Filipino nurses to the UK</li><li>90,000 healthcare vacancies in the NHS</li><li>The use of blockchain technology to vet international healthcare professionals faster and more securely</li><li>Document verification, scams and overseas employers </li><li>How to bridge the gap between qualified medical professionals and global employers</li></ul> <p></p> <h2>Recruitment</h2> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="1024" height="535" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_1947991594-1024x535.jpg" alt="Filipino healthcare staff needed for Saudi Arabia’s new health care system" class="wp-image-12485" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_1947991594-1024x535.jpg 1024w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_1947991594-300x157.jpg 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_1947991594-768x401.jpg 768w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_1947991594.jpg 1200w" sizes="(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px" /><figcaption>Saudi Arabia has benefited from hiring Filipino healthcare professionals</figcaption></figure> <p><strong>MSN</strong></p> <p><em>Filipino healthcare staff needed for Saudi Arabia’s new health care system</em></p> <p>Saudi Arabia has benefited from hiring Filipino healthcare professionals for the “excellence” and “professionalism” they’ve shown in caring for the health and welfare of their people amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Alejandro Coca shares his thoughts on how TrueProfile.io can help achieve KSA”s ‘Health Sector Transformation Program’ (HTSP) goals for Vision 2030 by connecting healthcare employers with qualified healthcare staff from the Philippines and overseas.&nbsp;</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.msn.com/en-ph/entertainment/entertainmentnews/filipino-healthcare-staff-needed-for-saudi-arabias-new-health-care-system/ar-AAO9b4f?fbclid=IwAR3-htx7c_1esSAVix6PBxegXi8maHevgF3bqJJ7fASywk6sKbtDd2blUOc" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in MSN</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.lionheartv.net/2021/09/msi-gaming-arena-to-hold-its-first-ever-university-championship-in-the-philippines/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in LionhearTV</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://2ndopinion.ph/filipino-healthcare-staff-needed-for-saudi-arabias-new-health-care-system/?fbclid=IwAR0SmUKNRwuLzDU3vkoxQtX5MGCdGdmcGlOBcm7SuhS14ffxComEqkfgQ9c" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in 2nd Opinion</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.manilatimes.net/2021/09/13/public-square/more-filipino-health-care-workers-needed-in-saudi-arabia/1814532" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Manila Times</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.pressreader.com/philippines/manila-bulletin/20210906/282011855469828" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Manila Bulletin</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://businessmirror.com.ph/2021/09/19/ksa-governments-vision-2030-program/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Business Mirror</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://orangemagazine.ph/2021/filipino-healthcare-staff-needed-for-saudi-arabia-new-health-care-system/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Orange Magazine</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="http://www.thelifestyleportal.net/2021/09/filipino-healthcare-staff-needed-for.html" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in The Lifestyle Portal</a></div> </div> <p></p> <p><strong>LionhearTV</strong></p> <p><em>UK needs 90,000 registered nurses and healthcare workers</em></p> <p>The UK needs Filipino registered nurses and healthcare workers to fill tens of thousands of vacancies in the country’s National Health Services (NHS), a shortage that has been exacerbated by the global pandemic. Britannia Healthcare partnered with TrueProfile.io to help recruit and deploy ambitious Filipino healthcare workers to the UK.</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.wazzup.ph/uk-needs-90000-registered-nurses-and-healthcare-workers/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Wazzup</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.megabites.com.ph/uk-needs-90000-registered-nurses-and-healthcare-workers/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Megabites</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.metropoler.net/uk-needs-90000-registered-nurses-and-healthcare-workers/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Metropoler</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.lionheartv.net/2021/09/uk-needs-90000-registered-nurses-and-healthcare-workers/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in LionhearTV</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://orangemagazine.ph/2021/uk-needs-90000-registered-nurses-and-healthcare-workers/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Orange Magazine</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="http://www.thelifestyleportal.net/2021/09/uk-needs-90000-registered-nurses-and.html" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in The Lifestyle Portal</a></div> </div> <p></p> <p><strong>Manila Bulletin</strong></p> <p><em>Why are Filipino healthcare workers in high demand abroad?</em></p> <p>In the past 12 to 18 months, TrueProfile.io has experienced a surge in inquiries from employers at hospitals and clinics abroad who are looking to strengthen their workforce by hiring more healthcare workers. Alejandro Coca talks about TrueProfile.io’s close working relationship with medical universities and nursing colleges in the Philippines whose graduates have the opportunity to join the biggest export of healthcare workers in the world. Filipino healthcare workers also hold an excellent standard of working English making them extremely employable worldwide.</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://mb.com.ph/2021/09/06/why-are-filipino-healthcare-workers-in-high-demand-abroad/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read full article</a></div> </div> <p></p> <p><strong>Healthcare Newsdesk</strong></p> <p><em><em>TrueProfile.io drives overseas nursing recruitment for Britannia Healthcare</em></em></p> <p> The healthcare workforce shortage in the NHS has become particularly stressed. “Fortunately, there is a range of innovative technologies available that can offer recruiters and regulators the tools they need to streamline the recruitment process”<br>Colin Pettifer speaks about how Britannia Healthcare is stemming the skills shortage by facilitating the recruitment and deployment of Filipino nurses to the UK.</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://healthcare-newsdesk.co.uk/trueprofile-io-drives-overseas-nursing-recruitment-for-britannia-healthcare/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read full article</a></div> </div> <p></p> <p><strong>Phil Star Global</strong></p> <p><em>Filipino frontliners in the global pandemic battle</em></p> <p>Currently, the United Kingdom is in need of Filipino registered nurses and healthcare workers to fill 90,000 vacancies in the NHS, a shortage aggravated by the global pandemic. Alejandro Coca says that in addition to Filipinos being “incredibly compassionate and hardworking, which are sought-after qualities within healthcare recruitment“, they also have “a good command of the English language and this makes them extremely employable in a number of countries.”</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.philstar.com/other-sections/newsmakers/2021/09/16/2127321/filipino-frontliners-global-pandemic-battle" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read full article</a></div> </div> <p></p> <h2>Verification</h2> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large"><img loading="lazy" width="1024" height="535" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_314743079-1024x535.jpg" alt="" class="wp-image-12486" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_314743079-1024x535.jpg 1024w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_314743079-300x157.jpg 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_314743079-768x401.jpg 768w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_314743079.jpg 1200w" sizes="(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px" /><figcaption>Healthcare job applicants can make sure their documents are properly verified</figcaption></figure> <p><strong>Metropoler</strong></p> <p><em>Planning to work abroad? 5 ways to avoid getting scammed</em></p> <p>TrueProfile.io has access to a wide network of employers from different parts of the world who are looking for healthcare professionals with fully verified documents and credentials. We outline 5 ways that healthcare job applicants can make sure their documents are properly verified, avoid being scammed and make their dream overseas employment a reality.</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.metropoler.net/5-ways-to-avoid-getting-scammed-abroad/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Metropoler</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://2ndopinion.ph/planning-to-work-abroad-5-ways-to-avoid-getting-scammed/?fbclid=IwAR2m6cBpdF9TpJlhqPcbRuHvmEOQ25zG9czGEZMJOiuGLp-vQEaiGqnOy9Y" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in 2nd Opinion</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://www.whereiseduy.com/planning-to-work-abroad-5-ways-to-avoid-getting-scammed/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Where is Ed Uy</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://orangemagazine.ph/2021/5-ways-to-avoid-getting-scammed/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Orange Magazine</a></div> </div> <p></p> <h2>Blockchain</h2> <figure class="wp-block-image size-large is-resized"><img loading="lazy" src="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_776760049-1024x535.jpg" alt="healthcare worker blockchain" class="wp-image-12487" width="610" height="318" srcset="https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_776760049-1024x535.jpg 1024w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_776760049-300x157.jpg 300w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_776760049-768x401.jpg 768w, https://production-prod-trueprofile-blogassets-origin.s3.ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/2021/10/shutterstock_776760049.jpg 1200w" sizes="(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px" /><figcaption>Healthcare workers can now utilize digital technology to secure legitimate employment abroad</figcaption></figure> <p><strong>Business Mirror</strong></p> <p><em>Using blockchain to help Filipino doctors, nurses gain successful employment abroad</em></p> <p>The pandemic highlighted the shortage of healthcare staff in many parts of the world, creating considerable opportunities for healthcare workers dreaming of working overseas. In this Covid-19 era, healthcare workers can now utilize digital technology to secure legitimate employment abroad.&nbsp; Alejandro Coca talks about TrueProfile.io’s use of blockchain technology to bridge the gap between qualified medical professionals, from source countries like the Philippines, and global healthcare employers.&nbsp;</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://businessmirror.com.ph/2021/09/23/using-blockchain-to-help-filipino-doctors-nurses-gain-successful-employment-abroad/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read full article</a></div> </div> <p></p> <p><strong>The Carer</strong></p> <p><em>The UK Healthcare Talent Dilemma: Why Skilled Professionals Should Be Looking To The UK For Career Opportunities</em></p> <p>With TrueProfile.io’s use of blockchain technology, NHS recruiters and regulators across the UK can vet international healthcare professionals faster and more securely than ever before. Alejandro Coca discusses in detail how employers and medical institutions can stem the current and projected staff and skills shortages in the UK at speed and scale.</p> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://thecareruk.com/the-uk-healthcare-talent-dilemma-why-skilled-professionals-should-be-looking-to-the-uk-for-career-opportunities/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in The Carer</a></div> </div> <div class="wp-block-buttons"> <div class="wp-block-button"><a class="wp-block-button__link has-text-color has-background" href="https://businessmondays.co.uk/the-uk-healthcare-talent-dilemma-why-skilled-professionals-should-be-looking-to-the-uk-for-career-opportunities/" style="border-radius:50px;background-color:#00497a;color:#f5f5f5" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">Read in Business Mondays</a></div> </div> <h4>Stay tuned to the latest TrueProfile.io news by following us on&nbsp;<a rel="noreferrer noopener" href="https://www.linkedin.com/company/trueprofile-io-business-partners/?viewAsMember=true" target="_blank">LinkedIn</a>.</h4> <p></p>