Medacs Healthcare

Permanent healthcare staff recruitment

Using our global reach to address your key skill gaps 

Medacs Healthcare is the UK’s leading international healthcare staffing agency. Every year, we relocate thousands of international doctors, nurses and allied health professionals into permanent roles with NHS Trusts and private healthcare providers. We recruit the full spectrum of medical professionals including doctors, nurses and allied health professionals, across all grades and specialties. We also recruit healthcare professionals for prison and welfare government authorities, homecare workers for local authorities and even tele-triage operators for pioneering telehealth programmes in Australasia.

With operations across the UK, Europe, Australasia, Asia and the Middle East, we have an unrivalled global database of healthcare candidates and a strong international reputation, which enables us to attract large volumes of quality candidates on an ongoing basis. Operating out of the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Dubai, we are ideally positioned to attract a large pool of quality candidates to address all your permanent healthcare staffing needs.

Clients partnering with us for their permanent recruitment needs benefit from an optimised international recruitment process, with excellent application-to-employment ratios and a rapid overall time-to-hire. Pre-screening is extremely thorough, and candidates are supported to develop advanced language skills and prepare for all necessary exams.Our comprehensive recruitment service delivers a full end-to-end solution from identifying specific requirements, sourcing suitably qualified candidates through to job offer and post-placement review.

We are justifiably proud of our exemplary reputation for aftercare, with our overseas candidates receiving a VIP-standard welcome and on-boarding service on arrival and ongoing support to settle in.  As a result, our retention rates are more than double the industry average. All our recruitment teams are led by qualified healthcare professionals who work in collaboration with registration bodies right across the globe.



"With Medacs Healthcare’s support, we recruited and started 3 times as many doctors as we initially expected"
Contingent Labour Manager, The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

“Medacs Healthcare have consistently and reliably supplied the nurses we need, providing an excellent standard of candidates with first-rate skills and experience"
Head of Resourcing, Sailsbury NHS Foundation Trust

"An excellent international recruitment service. In addition to securing the Emergency Medicine clinicians we needed, they supported our own HR teams with a very professional and informed level of support and advice."
Head of Medical HR, South West London NHS Foundation Trust

“Proactively sourced a large number of the hardest to fill specialities. The high level of retention for the clinicians we now have in post is testament to the quality of candidates they offer and the standard of their rigorous pre-employment checks.”
Medical Workforce Manager, East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

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More information 

For more information about the workforce solutions and range of staff we can supply to both public and private sector organisations, please fill in the form below. 
Note: if you are a healthcare professional looking for work, please register with us on this page. 

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