Country Profile: UK
An overview for expatriate professionals
The United Kingdom is one of the largest economies in the world. Famed for its education, training and career opportunities, the country has a stable, prosperous lifestyle.
The medical sector is dominated by a single government employer, the National Health Service (NHS) which provides fully comprehensive primary, secondary and tertiary care services. Vacancies exist all levels and in most specialities in the NHS.
Population: 66.6 million
Currency: Pound Sterling £ (GBP)
Official Language: English