NHS could see 51,000 nursing shortfall after Brexit, report warns 

Nursing care standard rises 4.7%

The NHS could face a shortage of up to 51,000 nurses after the Brexit transition – enough to staff 45 hospitals – a report has warned. According to research by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), the health and social care sectors ‘rely heavily’ on nurses from the EEA and beyond, but…

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