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Australia may grant fewer work visas to foreign doctors
 

Australia may grant fewer work visas to foreign doctors

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As the doctor shortage in the 1990s is projected to become a glut now, the federal government in Australia is currently considering whether to curb the influx of overseas-trained doctors.
 
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25 Feb 2017 - General
 
Australia is one of the few countries who foresee an oversupply of doctors by 2030. Asia, on the other hand, is bracing for the "brain drain". This is probably a good news for Asian countries as one potential country that could contribute to "brain drain" will prefer homegrown physicians for now. However, the same cannot be said for students who aspire to work in Australia where work-life balance is among the best for physicians. I agree with the last few paragraphs that more...
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