GMC cuts costs for refugee doctors
The GMC has cut the cost for refugee doctors to join the medical register by £200.
The move brings the total cost of joining the register for a refugee doctor to £865.
The cost of the Professional Linguistic Assessment Board part 2 test has been cut by £100 to £330 and the initial registration fee by £100 to £290.
GMC president Sir Graeme Catto said 'We recognise refugee doctors face particular financial hardships when they arrive in this country.'
The GMC registers around 100 refugee doctors a year out of a total of 11,500 new