Brexit: health and social care

How will exiting the European Union affect the UK's health and social care services? Read analysis from Parliament's libraries and committees on the impact of Brexit.

One NHS, many nationalities: 2017
Blog post looking at statistics of NHS staff from other EU countries and their roles in healthcare

Brexit and health and social care
Health Committee report on the effect of leaving the EU on health and social care

Statistics on overseas NHS staff in England
(updated 18 October 2017)
After the Brexit vote, there has been discussion around the future status of NHS staff from the EU

NHS and Social Care Workforce
Information produced ahead of the debate on 21 July 2016

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News from across the House

News from across the House of Commons and House of Lords

Brexit glossary

List of commonly-used terms and acronyms, for example:

  • Article 50 TEU
  • Hard Brexit
  • Soft Brexit
  • Smooth Brexit
  • Red, white and blue Brexit
  • Great Repeal Bill

Background to the referendum

Reports and briefings on the UK's EU referendum 2016

Author information

Commons and Lords Library service

Authors of the research briefings are available to discuss them with Members and their staff. The research briefings are published to the UK Parliament website.

Select Committees

Both Houses establish select committees to conduct inquiries and to produce reports on a range of matters, from the conduct of Government to specialist subject areas. Information on their work can be found on the website.

Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST)

POST provides research from across the biological, physical and social sciences, and engineering and technology

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