Kuwait ready to hire 2,000 expatriate medical personnel for new hospitalsStaff Writer | March 28, 2018
Kuwait is ready to hire about 2,000 expatriate medical personnel for new hospitals and clinics, the daily newspaper Kuwait Times said.
Healthcare To operate new hospitals and clinics
The memo shows that MoH needs more than 500 doctors and over 1,500 nurses, radiology technicians and other support medical staff members from India, Philippines and other Asian countries.
MoH has started laying off expats working in administrative positions to replace them with citizens, leaving only a few expats in such positions until they become 100 percent Kuwaitized within two years, the source said.
MoH had informed CSC that it will take at least 10 years for Kuwaiti graduates to meet the need of medical and nursing staff. ■