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  1. Articles: Europe
    Qualified doctors and nurses from outside the European Union will find it easier to get a job in the UK after the Government announced more visas will be made available. The country has a shortage of doctors and nurses, but until now applicants from outside of the EU were limited by a cap on...
  2. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello! I'd like to ask two questions regarding doctors that're available online, e.g. on doctolib or mondocteur. 1) What do you do when you need to consult a specialized doctor (not GP) in a few days, and all the corresponding doctors seem to be booked for at least a month? For example, I need...
  3. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Dear all, I have done mbbs from Pakistan and have given all three steps exam of USMLE. I want to know am i eligible to apply for PR ? does these USMLE is equal to AMC exams or not
  4. Expat Media & Research Requests
    Hi, I'm researching for a new Australian television series about International Medical Graduates who have migrated to Australia and undergone the difficult process of retraining and registering to practice medicine here. I would love to hear personal stories from any doctors who have dealt with...
  5. Articles: Australasia & the Pacific Islands
    Health board officials from Scotland are travelling to Australia to try to persuade expat GPs to return to the country which has a shortage of doctors. The NHS Education Scotland delegates are attending the 2016 Ottawa medical conference in Perth but are also planning face to face with GPs...
  6. Other Americas
    I'm still trying to get some research in because the longer I look at living the rest of my days in the US, the more dismal it gets. I do have an issue that requires regular care from a cardiologist. I can google it too which I will, but wondering if there might be anyone at all that is "up"...
  7. South Africa Expat Forum for Expats Living in SA
    Hello All. I'm Amin from India and will be shortly arriving to South Africa for my work assignment. I have a quota work permit and I'm planning to bring my wife along with me. She is a Allopatic Doctor graduated from Tamilnadu Medical University and Madras Medical College (one of the premier...
  8. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi there, I am a GP and plan to relocate to Australia with my family next year. My medical recruitment agency has advised me that the entire AMC/AHPRA process will take 6 months to complete and that I should apply under the specialist pathway. Does 6 months sound overly optimistic? Any fellow...
  9. Egypt Expat Forum for Expats Living in Egypt
    Hi! My husband and I moved to Alexandria about 5 months ago. I recently found out I am now preggo! I am all natural kind of person and looking for doctor who will not push modern medical interventions (ie. c-section, medicines) I am looking to have a natural birth and a doctor who will...
  10. Egypt Expat Forum for Expats Living in Egypt
    Hi All, First off, thanks so much for the useful information posted here. I've already been learning a lot from the helpful posts. You guys are great! My wife and I are currently in Cairo for two weeks on business/planning for our move to Cairo in early January 2013. We will be living in the...
  11. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    i am rather confused about access to healthcare. if we plan to live there the european insurance card is not the right way to go about getting care- i understand that it is really only for tourists. i get that. but how do i get care if we intend to stay? is it like the UK and i register with a...
  12. Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hello, I've been having trouble with depression and got a referral/transfer paper from my hausarzt/GP to see a psychiatrist, however the soonest appointment I could get with one of the three doctors he suggested was at least two months away. I was able to find an appointment with another doctor...
  13. Australia Expat Forum for Expats Living in AU
    Hi everyone, Just wondering if doctors in Australia on a 457 visa get any medical benefits for themselves and their spouse? As it is I've heard the private health insurance is pretty expensive. So do the doctors get any advantage at all? Any information or tip would be appreciated! Many Thanks!
  14. France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Looking for english speaking doctors in Hérault area. We have a home there and are planning to be there for 6 months. Thanks.:)
  15. Cyprus Expat Forum for Expats Living in Cyprus
    Can anyone recommend a good family doctor in the Paphos (Mandria) area? We've been here a couple of weeks now and we need to get registered with a doctor just in case we need one, kids are always getting ill so better to be safe than sorry.
  16. Germany Expat Forum for Expats Living in Germany
    Hi i am am an english person who has been living and working in Frankfurt for 6 months and I have had a bad back for two months, just looking for advice on where to go I have an EH11 card but not sure what that entitles me for and where to go I am currently living in the Wiesbarden Frankfurt...
  17. Spain Expat Forum for Expats Living in Spain
    SOCIAL SERVICES (SS) IN YOUR LOCAL AREA IN SPAIN Items required for free health care, providing you are a pensioner or coming very close to it. 2 x completed S1 Form from UK Pensions Office An up to date Padron Certificate from your local Town hall in Spain An Original NIE Certificate from...
  18. Other Asia
    Hello, My husband and I are considering a move to Singapore with our 1 year old. We're very excited about the potential move but also have some questions/concerns. I wanted to see if I could get some thoughts/advice on a couple of things. 1. Neighborhoods: Are there any neighborhoods that are...
  19. Articles: Europe
    The expat population in the UK is changing with fewer people arriving from Central and Eastern Europe while the new coalition government is set to introduce a cap on non European Union immigration. Figures from the Homes Office show that more European migrants from Poland, Czech Republic and...
  20. Japan Expat Forum for Expats Living in Japan
    Hi everyone! I commute between the US and Tokyo about once every three weeks. I stay in Tokyo for two weeks at a time. :juggle: I recently found out I am expecting a baby and would like to have an English speaking doctor here in Tokyo I can consult with (who I can share my US files with) in...
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