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Romanian nurse suspended for failing to understand English
 

Romanian nurse suspended for failing to understand English

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A Romanian nurse hired after being interviewed via Skype put patients' health at risk because his English was so bad, a tribunal has heard.
 
www.telegraph.co.uk
 
5 Jun 2017 - General
 
As far as I am concerned, all overseas nurses and healthcare practitioners are required to have this language examination called the IELTS. A score of 7 in all areas is required before we can deployed in English speaking countries especially in European countries. I was surprised that the process of hiring here was not that strict enough. Having conversation over skype isn't allowed at all I guess. We get to meet and be interviewed by the employers from the hospitals we are applying from in ...
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