But the important point for people to remember is that they are ordinarily fingerprinted
each time they apply for any kind of immigration benefit, including: visa at the US embassy; immigration benefits in the US by USCIS (such as work authorizations, adjustment, etc.); by CBP when crossing the border or entering the US at an airport; old asylum cases, etc.
Since the United States began fingerprinting arriving Iranians more than a decade ago, the Islamic Republic has regularly complained that the taking of fingerprints is an insult because only criminals are fingerprinted
. However, many countries now fingerprint all arriving visitors and more plan to do so.
Yes, each nurse will be randomly selected to be fingerprinted
at least once over the next ten years.