Coronavirus: Thousands of foreign NHS workers to have UK visas extended for one year


































Coronavirus: Thousands of foreign NHS workers to have UK visas extended for one year | The Independent


NHS doctors, nurses and paramedics with UK work visas due to expire before October will have them automatically extended for a year so they can “focus on fighting coronavirus”, the Home Office has confirmed.

The extension will apply to around 2,800 medical staff as well as their family members.

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