Norway recruits Hungarian doctorsBMJ 2000; 321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7254.136/e (Published 15 July 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:136
- Carl Kovac
Faced with planned government cuts in hospital facilities and staff, scores of Hungarian doctors may soon be heading north to Norway, which is offering 50 Hungarian specialists contracts and incomes considerably higher than they could hope to earn in Hungary.
The Norwegian labour office has informed its counterpart in Budapest that there currently is a need for general practitioners, anaesthesiologists, radiologists, gynaecologists, and pathologists.
The doctors would be employed in …