Internationally recruited nurses in London: Profile and implications for policy
Author: Buchan, J; Jobanputra, R; Gough, P; Hutt, R
Publisher: The King's Fund
Publication date: September 2005
This paper outlines the overall trends in numbers of nurses coming to the UK, and examines the policy context in which international recruitment activity has been conducted. It then reports on the motivations, experiences, career plans and country and demographic profile of recently recruited international nurses working in London. It also gives insight into why they came to the UK, and their future intentions.