Navigation Links
Britain Reconsidering New Visa Rules for Indian Doctors

Britain's health authorities are reconsidering recent changes in visa rules that in effect make thousands of doctors of Indian origin ineligible// to work in the National Health Service.

The department of health (DoH) and the home office had put in place a new system by which employers would need to prove that no suitable candidate was available before applying for a work permit for someone from outside the European Union.

This change in the rules, in effect, ensured that thousands of doctors of Indian origin were sliced out of the employment market. Due to an increased number of British medical graduates qualifying every year and doctors from several new countries in the EU eligible to work in Britain, there is a surplus in the medical employment market.

The new rules have been challenged in the high court by the British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (BAPIO) after representations to the DoH failed to elicit any response. BAPIO has reportedly raised 30,000 pounds from its members to mount a legal challenge to the new rules.

After the case was filed in the court, the DoH wrote to BAPIO stating that guidance to the amendment of rules was being reconsidered. BAPIO, however, has not yet withdrawn the case and is insisting on the changes being revoked or transition arrangements being made for nearly 4,000 doctors from the Indian subcontinent currently in Britain.

BAPIO president Ramesh Mehta told Eastern Eye, a British Asian weekly: "This could prove to be a turning point for the campaign. We hope the department will see the unfairness of the new rule."

A DoH spokesperson said: "As we stated in a letter to BAPIO, the guidance to the amendments to the Immigration Rules is currently being reconsidered."

Mehta said: "We are very upset that the DoH is taking its own time while our doctors are losing valuable training opportunities. Since April this year, employers have already sta
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Couples in Britain can have “designer” babis
2. Brain drain of dentists from Kerala to Britain
3. Doctor Training Undermined In Britain Due To Shortage Of Cadavers
4. Health Care Ties To Get Stronger Between India And Britain
5. Botched Abortions Trigger Concern Over Legal Ambiguity In Britain
6. Paid-For Sex Rates In Britain Has Increased Two Fold Over The Past 10 Years
7. Rise In Waterborne And Malaria Cases Anticipated In Britain
8. Britain Toddlers To Receive Flu-Jab In Addition To The 21 Shots
9. Prince Of Wales Is Alarmed By The Obesity Wave In Britain
10. New PPUD Syndrome Prevalent Among Indian Doctors In Britain
11. Britain Announces Third Transfusion Related Mad Cow Case
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Britain Reconsidering New Visa Rules for Indian Doctors

(Date:8/31/2015)... ... August 31, 2015 , ... The 2015 New ... patients and family members, medical professionals, and researchers, covering a variety of topics ... is a collaborative effort between the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation and ...
(Date:8/31/2015)... BAY PINES, FL (PRWEB) , ... August 31, 2015 , ... ... accessible, high quality healthcare to Veterans residing across southwest Florida by hiring more doctors ... added to the list of expanded services. , In early July, Dr. Anthony Jabre ...
(Date:8/31/2015)... ... August 31, 2015 , ... David L. Chalnick, ... one of the first doctors in the area to perform minimally invasive hip ... been impressive: faster recovery, decreased immediate and long-term pain, and an accelerated return ...
(Date:8/31/2015)... , ... August 31, 2015 , ... Dr. Stewart ... may be prevented during Amblyopia Awareness Month. Only a comprehensive eye examination can diagnose ... common cause of visual impairment among children, affecting approximately 2 to 3 out of ...
(Date:8/31/2015)... ... ... The dental implant and prosthetic market in the U.S. is projected to reach $6.4 ... ) More than 30 million Americans are missing all their teeth in one or ... the National Association of Dental Laboratories (NADL) created the “What’s In Your Mouth?” campaign ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New York Experts on Mesothelioma Come Together at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center 2Health News:New York Experts on Mesothelioma Come Together at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center 3Health News:Neurosurgeon Selected to Lead Growing Spine Care Program 2Health News:Neurosurgeon Selected to Lead Growing Spine Care Program 3Health News:NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. David L. Chalnick! 2Health News:NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. David L. Chalnick! 3Health News:NJ Top Docs Presents, Dr. David L. Chalnick! 4Health News:Renowned Eye Surgeon Dr. Stewart Shofner Shares Information about the Causes of Lazy Eye During Amblyopia Awareness Month 2Health News:Renowned Eye Surgeon Dr. Stewart Shofner Shares Information about the Causes of Lazy Eye During Amblyopia Awareness Month 3Health News:Dental Association Raises Awareness as Implant Industry Grows 2Health News:Dental Association Raises Awareness as Implant Industry Grows 3Health News:Dental Association Raises Awareness as Implant Industry Grows 4
... Wednesday, July 7, 2010 In an effort to ... researchers from Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center are partnering ... largest international trial ever sponsored by the US National Institute ... in the Elderly (ASPREE) study aims to assess whether aspirin ...
... News) -- Cosmetic contact lenses that give wearers an ... trend among teenagers and young adults," the American Academy ... The "circle" lens extends beyond the iris and, in ... among the young increased recently after pop star Lady ...
... Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, July 6 ... no relief for sufferers of chronic lower back pain caused ... seems to be another knock against glucosamine, with other recent ... ,I have suffered low back pain for a long time ...
... 1, 2010) -- Thousands of scientists and health professionals ... the 52nd meeting of the American Association of Physicists ... in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They will present the latest technological ... the safety and regulatory issues facing the field today. ...
... ... Eating Habits Among Children , ... Hartford, CT (Vocus) July 7, 2010 -- According to ... has tripled over the last 30 years and nearly one-third of the world’s ...
... ... a long-range, high performance wireless network at the Dawson Independent School District (DISD) of ... deliver wireless internet access on campus and soon to students living in low-income housing ... ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Can aspirin prolong a healthy life? 2Health News:Lady Gaga-Inspired Lens Fad Draws Warning From Eye Docs 2Health News: Glucosamine Ineffective for Lower Back Pain Linked to Arthritis 2Health News: Glucosamine Ineffective for Lower Back Pain Linked to Arthritis 3Health News:New Book Helps Combat America's Child Obesity Epidemic 2Health News:New Book Helps Combat America's Child Obesity Epidemic 3Health News:EnGenius Technologies, Inc. Delivers High Performance, Long Range Wireless Network to Dawson Independent School District 2Health News:EnGenius Technologies, Inc. Delivers High Performance, Long Range Wireless Network to Dawson Independent School District 3Health News:EnGenius Technologies, Inc. Delivers High Performance, Long Range Wireless Network to Dawson Independent School District 4
(Date:8/31/2015)... -- Thousands of people will peacefully demonstrate their frustration ... epidemic at dozens of rallies across the country today. ... the United States has experienced skyrocketing rates ... heroin, yet the President has never once spoken publicly ... to President Obama , rally organizers compared his failure ...
(Date:8/31/2015)... 2015 With increasing clinical applications, the ... rise in active partnerships. The primary reason for ... quantitate CD4 cell markers in human immunodeficiency virus ... New analysis from Frost ... Market ( http://www.frost.com/nf0e ), finds the market earned ...
(Date:8/31/2015)... Aug. 31, 2015 The Wolf Administration today ... Pennsylvania State Police and local ... naloxone. Heroin and opioid overdose are the ... , killing more individuals than those involved in ... died from a drug overdose. " ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Obama Administration's Neglect of Opioid Crisis Prompts Rallies in Many States 2Clinical Applications of Flow Cytometry Instrumentation and Reagents are Transforming this Market with a High-Growth Path 2Clinical Applications of Flow Cytometry Instrumentation and Reagents are Transforming this Market with a High-Growth Path 3Clinical Applications of Flow Cytometry Instrumentation and Reagents are Transforming this Market with a High-Growth Path 4Departments of Drug & Alcohol Programs and Health Announce Report 289 Pennsylvanian Lives Saved by Naloxone 2Departments of Drug & Alcohol Programs and Health Announce Report 289 Pennsylvanian Lives Saved by Naloxone 3
... a high performance temperature controlled shaker which ... speed and incubation time are fully programmable ... are displayed on the LCD in real ... the microplates provide uniform incubation with less ...
... The iEMS Incubator/Shaker HT ... Thus, the iEMS Incubator/Shaker HT ... as DNA hybridization and primer ... is available as a one-cabinet ...
The iEMS Incubator/Shaker is a high performance microplate incubator and orbital shaker. Its superior temperature control and efficient orbital shaking reduce incubation times. -...
Form: Cream-colored powder Moisture: 10% Ash: 6.5% Gel Strength (1.5%): 550 950 gm/cm 2 Gel pH (1.5%): 6.0 7.5 Gel Point (1.5%): 34 38C Melting Point (1.5%): 84 88C Application: Bacterial ...
Medicine Products: