Medical professionals doing an eligible job at the NHS, and NHS supplier or an adult social care may come to the UK under the Health and Care visa.
Immigration Health Surcharge
Unlike the other types of visas, the applicants of the health and care visa are exempted of the immigration health surcharge.
Extension of or Switch to the Health and Care visa
This visa is initially issued for up to 5 years and can be extended as many times as you like as long as you still meet the eligibility requirements.
You can also switch to this visa under certain circumstances if you are already on the UK.
Indefinite Leave to Remain
The Health and Care visa leads to ILR after 5 years of continuous stay in the UK.