Quick Facts

United Kingdom

With its rich history, distinctive culture and endless diversity, the United Kingdom (UK) offers something for everyone. From the London skyline to the Scottish Highlands, the UK is a uniquely beautiful place to visit and practice medicine.

Typically lower pay than U.S. assignments

4-6 weeks if already GMC registered otherwise 4-6 months

Covered

English

3-6 months or 1 year+

Not usually covered, but assignment specific

Rural and metropolitan

United Kingdom opportunities

Highlights

  • Broad range of opportunities

    Short-term and longer-term assignments available

  • Easy to explore

    The UK is small and centrally located to the rest of Europe

  • Easy clinical transition

    Practice medicine in a modern healthcare system

Locales, schedules, shifts, and patient loads will vary with each opportunity. Wherever you choose to practice, you’ll add diversity to your CV and help a community in need, all while experiencing a unique and modern area of the world.