A 96% Drop in the Number of EU Nurses Registering to Work in the UK

In July 2016, 1034 nurses came to work in the UK from Europe, this year, April 2017, there were 46 Applicants. A 96% drop, which is a startling figure. The UK does not train enough medical professionals to fill the current demand. Historically the UK has been dependant upon medical staff trained outside the UK helping to fill the shortfall, … Read more about A 96% Drop in the Number of EU Nurses Registering to Work in the UK

Recruitment, Retention, Motivation…time to help the NHS?

Agency Staff Crisis in the NHS Currently a quarter of Doctors in the UK are from overseas… yes, a quarter! A phenomenal and frankly baffling figure! Why is this so high you may wonder?  Well, we could start with recruitment and the limited medical places available to British students, currently capped at just 6,000 per year. This contributes to … Read more about Recruitment, Retention, Motivation…time to help the NHS?