ON Day 3 of the Conservative Campaign In the East Midlands, the Prime Minister is pledging a new ‘NHS visa’ to make it easier for doctors and nurses from around world to work here in Britain.
NHS workers will also get extra points under a new Australian style immigration system.
Medical bodies have welcomed the news but say should go further.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock told TBG - “From it’s inception the NHS has recruited globally.”
“This new visa will make it easier for us to hire the finest doctors and nurses from other nations to come and work in the NHS so that patients can receive the best possible care."