There are currently about 765 Brazilian physicians enrolled in the Portuguese Medical Order,the largest number ever recorded. Only in the first months of the year exceeded the whole year of 2017. For this year, a new record is expected. And why are so many doctors coming to Portugal?
1. The revalidation of the diploma is forever.
Once revalidated, the medical degree does not have a period of Validity. It’s an investment for life All! Therefore, the doctor who makes this choice has no obligation to Change. It is possible, for example, to practice the profession in Europe after retirement in Brazil.
2. Portugal offers better working conditions for the medical class.
Patients lying on the hospital floor waiting for care and lack of material and basic medication are not common scenes in portuguese lands, on the contrary. In addition, having a revalidated medical degree allows continuous training in other institutions and universities in the European Union.
3. The possibility of work in Europe.
Three years after revalidation of the diploma, you are allowed to work as a doctor in any country in the European Union.
4. Portugal is a safe country.
Portugal is among the 5 safest countries in the world, according to the Institute of Economics and Peace. Research takes into account 23 factors such as crime rates, terror militarization and internal conflict.
5. The ease of Language.
Many Brazilian physicians when they make the choice for a international career take into account the ease of practicing the profession in your language. Despite the differences between the two countries, it is always more comfortable to communicate in their own language.
The process of revalidation of the applicant’s diploma demands the and, the registration periods in Portuguese universities are short. So even if you have no plans to move now it’s important to start the as soon as possible.