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donderdag 7 september 2017

NHS Brexit bulletin issue 4

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The latest information and implications of Brexit on the NHS 
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Brexit Health Alliance to protect patients

The Brexit Health Alliance has called on the government to protect the interests of patients during the Brexit negotiations. Find out which five priorities the Alliance is focusing on. 

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Migration Advisory Committee call for evidence

Read about the Migration Advisory Committee's latest call for evidence on the needs of the UK labour market post-Brexit. The committee will look at which sectors rely most on EU workers and the costs and benefits associated with EU migration. 

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View from Northern Ireland

In this blog Bernie McCrory, chief officer of Northern Ireland’s Cooperation and Working Together partnership dissects the government’s recently published position paper and explores the implications for cross-border health and social care.


The Brexit Health Alliance infographic

Download the Brexit Health Alliance infographic for an at-a-glance summary of the key areas of focus for the Alliance. A useful resource to share with colleagues.

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Brexit podcast - episode three

In the third instalment of our Brexit podcast, we hear from the Wellcome Trust about the future for UK research collaboration in Europe, and find out how the voice of the health and care sector is being represented.


Brexit and the workforce FAQs

Find the answers to queries on the immigration implications of Brexit for NHS staff in our new FAQs. Published in collaboration with Capsticks LLP, they include information on the situation for families of EU staff and applying for settled status.

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Relocation of the European Medicines Agency

As the UK prepares to leave the EU, the London-based European Medicines Agency, which oversees medicines regulation across the EU, will relocate. Here’s a quick guide to what’s involved and the impact on health and care services.

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Latest round of Brexit negotiations

“We urgently need reassurance for the 165,000 EU staff working for the health and social care sector in the UK”. Read Elisabetta Zanon’s latest blog on why reaching an agreement on citizens’ rights is crucial for the NHS.

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Hunt and Clark joint letter

In their joint letter to the Financial Times, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt and Business Secretary Greg Clark outlined the importance of continued EU-UK regulatory cooperation in medicines in the period after Brexit.