Posts Tagged ‘Brexit’

Review into impact of EU migrants in the UK welcomed but “too late to help NHS”

NHS leaders have welcomed the Home Office’s launch of an independent review into the impact of EU migrants on the UK economy, but criticised the lateness...

Call for EU healthcare workers to be given permanent residence, as Brexit talks begin

The government must put the NHS and healthcare front and centre in Brexit negotiations, warns BMA With Brexit negotiations beginning today, the BMA is c...

NHS could face bill of over half a billion pounds from Brexit

The NHS could face a bill of almost half a billion pounds if retired British people currently living in other EU countries decide to return to the UK. T...

NHS and social care need to be ‘front and centre stage’ in Brexit negotiations, MPs say

Brexit will affect many aspects of the provision of health and social care in the UK, a cross party committee of MPs has concluded. The Health Select Co...

“Grant permanent residence to European doctors working in UK as soon as possible”

Medical representatives are calling on the government to grant permanent residence to European doctors working in the UK as soon as possible, following the...

Government must protect patients from Brexit backward-step on rare diseases

Patients with rare diseases could soon be pushed to the back of a queue if the UK is ejected from important European networks that combat these illnesses f...

Four out of ten European doctors working in the NHS are considering leaving

The NHS is at serious risk from European doctors considering leaving the UK following the Brexit Vote. A BMA survey of EEA (European Economic Area) doct...

New coalition of health and social care experts intend to guarantee status of EU staff

A coalition of 29 health and social care organisations has been created to ensure sustainable workforce supply and thereby standards of care are maintained...

BMA’s appeal for Brexit boost in NHS funding rejected by David Cameron

David Cameron has rejected an appeal to give the NHS more money based on the leave campaign’s pledge to put £350m a week into the service, even though t...

Brexit: lying does pay if you’re a politician – unfortunately at the NHS’s expense

You see? – I was right, lying does pay. Not only that, but lying again after the event by saying that you weren’t lying even when there is ample eviden...

Brexit: “If an economic shock materialises, the implications for the NHS could be profound”

The impact of Brexit could have major implications for health and social care, warns the King’s Fund. The think tank says our vote to exit from the EU...