Posts Tagged ‘Brexit’

Many European doctors working in the NHS are considering returning home

A BMA survey of European doctors working in the UK has found that almost half are considering leaving following the EU referendum result, with almost one i...

‘No deal’ Brexit would harm NHS and its patients, experts warn

A ‘no deal’ Brexit would do serious damage to an already overstretched NHS, the Nuffield Trust warns today. Without deals in place to guarantee the ...

Brexit likely to have far-reaching effects on NHS and social care

Leaving the EU is likely to have profound effects on health in the UK and the NHS, posing threats to the NHS workforce and finances, the licensing of medic...

EU migrants working in the NHS will be able to stay post Brexit, PM suggests

Medical leaders have welcomed the Prime Minister's commitment to EU citizens living in the UK following Brexit. In a high profile speech on Brexit, The...

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...