Leaving the EU

As paediatricians we need to know that children and young people are placed at the centre of Brexit preparedness. We set our recommendations and provide guidance to our members working through this transition.
We highlight our concerns and recommendations around continuity of access to medicines, a strong workforce and preserving our vital research strengths.
Northern Ireland
Given significant integration between NI and Republic of Ireland on health and social care, paediatricians here need further assurances on how Brexit will affect them.
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The UK Government, NHS England and governments in the devolved nations have prepared advice for patients and clinicians, including the supply of medicines and what to expect in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

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