refugee doctor

refugee doctor

A doctor whose passport has been stamped by the Home Office as a refugee and who has been given indefinite leave to remain in the UK with refugee status.
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And retraining a refugee doctor is cheaper and faster than educating a new medical student.
despite the fact that they all go to Iranian refugee doctor and plot holder Ali (Djalili) for free advice.
NPC said it costs the NHS only pounds 10,000 to retrain a refugee doctor compared with pounds 250,000 to train a new doctor from scratch.
It costs pounds 250,000 to train a British medical student to become a doctor, but as little as pounds 10,000 to prepare a refugee doctor to practise.
Whereas it takes at least seven years and [pound]200,000 to train a doctor from scratch in the UK, a refugee doctor already in Britain can be prepared and converted to practise in a few months at a cost of only [pound]3,000.
It is vital that the potential contribution of refugee doctors is acknowledged, and that all efforts are made to ensure that their talents and enthusiasm are nurtured and developed - for the benefit of the refugee doctor, for the NHS and for the community as a whole.
The council said it could cost as little as pounds 1,000 to prepare a refugee doctor to practise in the UK compared with pounds 250,000 to train someone from scratch.
The council said it could cost as little as pounds 1,000 to prepare a refugee doctor topractise in the UK compared with pounds 250,000 to train someone from scratch.
A refugee doctor living in Wales is now four times as likely to be trained and found working in the NHS than in any other part of the UK.
Every refugee doctor who has found employment in the NHS as a result of the programme shows that the support the Assembly Government has given has been a wise investment.
He found a scheme run by the Wales Deanery, but wasn't eligible for the Wales Asylum Seeker and Refugee Doctors, as he didn't live in Wales.
The New Refugee Doctors Project, run by the Bridges Programmes, in partnership with the BMA and NHS Education for Scotland will offer around 30 medics support to access training, language support and professional mentoring and the work experience they need to re-enter their profession.
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