London has a nursing vacancy rate of 13.5%. A fall in numbers of European nurses coming to UK (from 9,000 to 900 a year) after Brexit vote, is making things much worse. Vacancy rates at that level are seriously detrimental to patient care & nursing morale
European nurses arriving in UK fall from 9,000 to 900 a year
Stats from Nursing & Midwifery Council suggest number of European nurses arriving in UK has fallen from 9,000 to 900 a year
The Evening Standard reports that the number of European nurses arriving in Britain has fallen from about 9,000 to 900 a year since the Brexit referendum, further exacerbating the shortage of nurses in the NHS.
Number of European nurses arriving in UK falls from 9000 a year to 900, following Brexit vote
Number of European #nurses arriving in UK falls from 9,000 a year to 900 after #Brexit vote
European nurses arriving in UK fall from 9,000 to 900 a year