EU may need rules to stop doctors emigrating – German minister

FILE PHOTO: German Health Minister Jens Spahn speaks at a Christian Democratic Union party congress in Hamburg, Germany, December 7, 2018. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/File Photo

VIENNA (Reuters) – The European Union should consider regulating to stop member states from poaching each other’s doctors and other professionals, German Health Minister Jens Spahn said. Spahn, a conservative heavyweight among Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats who recently lost a contest to become the party’s leader, described a knock-on effect of countries attracting doctors […]

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