The UK extends foreign health workers’ visa by a year for free

UK extends visas for foreign healthcare workers

In more positive updates from the UK immigration scene, over 6,000 health workers have been declared eligible to continue in the UK for another year. They will offer their services longer for the UK as their visas have been extended for free. This is a significant decision as the country is dealing with the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

These health workers include:

  • Psychologists,
  • Paramedics
  • Midwives
  • Nurses
  • Doctors
  • Occupational therapists

Apart from them, there are those included who are present to work in UK to help the country get out of the pandemic crisis. The visas for health professionals have been extended from October 1, 2020, to March 31, 2021.

The valuable contribution of these frontline workers in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic has been well-recognized and rewarded at all opportunities by the government.

If you are looking to Study, Work, Visit, Invest or Migrate to the UK, talk to Y-Axis, the World’s No.1 Immigration & Visa Company.

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