Did you know that Belgium, located in the heart of Europe, offers very good working conditions for general practitioners, specialist doctors and nurses? Medical institutions in Belgium enjoy an excellent international reputation and have state-of-the-art technology that allows you to practice your profession better.
PlacingMed is a recruitment agency specialized in finding and selecting the best healthcare professionals.
A success rate of over 90%
Rely on PlacingMed and its more than 15 years of experience in recruiting doctors and nurses for hospitals and nursing homes in Belgium. Many institutions in the healthcare sector trust us. In more than 15 years, nearly 1,000 healthcare professionals have been placed in Belgium by PlacingMed, with a success rate of over 90%!
Rely on the experience and strengths of PlacingMed to support and fulfill you professionally and personally in Belgium
Our recruitment agency is primarily based on the human side. Each selected candidate is unique to us. Our first concern is your well-being. Changing jobs is an important decision. Deciding to live and work in another country is a real life change. There is a before and an after. Our support forms a whole: both in the professional process and in personal and private aspects.
Our support methodology has 94 steps. We offer full support before, during and after the recruitment process. The PlacingMed method has proven its effectiveness and has been constantly improved in over 15 years of practice. Our methodology allows us to ensure an efficient recruitment process and facilitates all administrative procedures for you. You can count on us.
We define your goals together. Our mission is to find you the professional and personal opportunity that matches your goals.
Complete training and support services
We manage all processes. From managing your employment in a quality institution in Belgium to all your administrative procedures. Our support is fully customized both to find you the right professional opportunity and for your personal installation in Belgium.
Free of charge
All our services are free for our selected candidates. You will not be charged any fee. You also have no contractual or financial obligation to PlacingMed. You remain free to stop the recruitment process at any time.
Your professional integration in Belgium necessarily requires the support of your entire family. From finding a home to proposing a school for your child, including language learning through intensive courses, nothing is left to chance to provide you with a perfect relocation in Belgium, a truly welcoming land.
Rely on over 15 years of experience of the two experts responsible for PlacingMed to offer you a personalized service. We select medical and paramedical personnel from abroad. We assist both candidates and our clients throughout the recruitment process, from initial contact to placement of the candidate in the destination country.
Going abroad for a career change certainly raises many questions about your professional, personal and private conditions. We have collected the most frequent questions that our medical candidates or medical assistants ask us. Of course, we remain available to answer any questions by phone, through our form below, or by making an appointment.
We are looking for specialist doctors for hospitals. Some examples: geriatrician, gynecologist, pediatrician, gastroenterologist, oncologist, cardiologist, internist, pulmonologist, MPR (physical medicine and rehabilitation), radiologist, neurologist, etc. We are also looking for medical assistants for hospitals and nursing homes.
Our support given to the recruited person is completely personalized: administrative procedures for obtaining equivalence, language courses, plane ticket, hotel, reception at the airport, accommodation, accountant, school search, opening a bank account, etc. We take care of everything that happens outside the hospital for 3 to 6 months after recruitment (premium service). We spoil the candidates. This support is essential for the success of the project.
No, PlacingMed is your relocation (expatriation) partner and is committed to providing you with all services free of charge. Our fees are billed in full and paid by the end customer.
Will my family (partner and children) be able to integrate in Belgium? How is the education system for children and will my partner be able to find a job?
Yes, according to our experience of over 15 years, the partners of our candidates have integrated well into the Belgian labor market, and their children are the family members who integrate the fastest and easiest. The Belgian education system is of high quality and free.
Yes, our client is always warned that they must accompany the candidate and train them in the protocols and procedures in place in the institution.
In Belgium, there are 20 days off in addition to the 10 public holidays, and medical specialists are entitled to 1 congress week per year.
Yes, all departments require doctors to attend additional training to increase their professional level and be up to date with new procedures, equipment, etc.
«My experience with PlacingMed was very conclusive. PlacingMed’s personalized support is a real plus. I was able to count on the team for the entire recruitment process, but also to find a school for my daughter and accommodation that met my expectations. I recommend that you use the services of PlacingMed if you decide to move to Belgium to practice your medical profession. They are relocation experts and are there to help and advise you wisely. Thanks!».