From our doctors’ experiences to valuable information and advice about living and working in Scandinavia.
Norway has knocked Denmark off the top spot, becoming the world’s happiest country in 2017. If you’ve decided to develop your medical career in Norway, MediCarrera’s staff can help you get information about the cost of living, taxation, parenting, holidays, etc. Here are 5 things to keep in mind.
Denmark is well renowned for being one of the happiest countries in the world. The secret behind it? High living standards, a strong welfare system and a healthy balance between work and private life! Here’s what you should keep in mind before you move to Denmark.
Mirjam is a nurse from the Netherlands, specialized in pediatrics. She moved to Sweden with her husband and children and during the past six months she has been working at the Uppsala University Hospital. Learn more about Mirjam's experience, hospital working conditions and why her children choose to stay in Sweden.
Before relocating to Sweden, you should be sure that this is what you want and get as much information as you can. MediCarrera’s staff is here to guide you along the way and provide information about the cost of living, taxation, parenting, holidays, etc. Here’s what you should keep in mind before you move to Sweden.
Maria, a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist from Greece, started working in Kalmar, Sweden in June 2014. Today, she is chefsöverläkare, which means she is in charge of the patients that need to be hospitalised but also makes important decisions regarding the department together with the Head of Department. Read more!
When relocating, you have to think about your children as well. That’s why MediCarrera’s relocation team offers assistance in finding a new house, school, and kindergarten. Learn more about the child care in Scandinavia and our family concept.
Scandinavian societies are known for awareness regarding mental health conditions and there is a strong focus on their prevention. Patients are more open to seek help and share their problems with psychiatrists. Learn about the benefits of working as a psychiatrist in Scandinavia.
In order to get a medical license in Scandinavia, it’s necessary to have a certain language level. MediCarrera offers a free intensive language course for the entire family after the candidate gets a job offer from the hospital. Read about the course benefits and doctors' experiences.
We had a Swedish Fika at one of Uppsala’s oldest confectioneries with Ainhoa, a nurse from Spain who started working at the Hematology Clinic at Akademiska University Hospital one and a half months ago. Ainhoa shares her experience from the language course and her new workplace.
While there are many advantages of working in Scandinavia, the most important thing for radiologists is the fact that the hospitals in these countries are very well equipped with state of the art technology. Find out more about the benefits of working as a radiologist in Scandinavia.