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More than 14,000 nurses have left Portugal this decade

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More than 14,000 nurses have left Portugal for greener pastures since 2010.

More than 14,000 nurses have left Portugal this decade

 

The news comes as nurses today prepare for the second of a five-day strike to call for improved working conditions.

 

The number of nurses emigrating has recorded a slight drop since the end of the economic crisis, but 1,600 still left to work elsewhere in Europe in 2016.

 

The United Kingdom had been the most popular destination up until the Brexit vote, but countries like Spain, France and Italy have become increasingly popular destinations for Portuguese nurses.

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Edition 1442
23 September 2017
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