Vårdförbundet - the Swedish Association of Health Professionals

Vårdförbundet (the Swedish Association of Health Professionals) is the trade union and professional organisation of four registered professions; nurses, midwives, biomedical scientists and radiographers.
  • About Vårdförbundet

    Vårdförbundet (the Swedish Association of Health Professionals) is the trade union and professional organisation of four registered professions; nurses, midwives, biomedical scientists and radiographers.We represent more than 80 % of the workforce.

  • Work in Sweden

    If you are a registered nurse, biomedical scientist, radiographer or a midwife you are welcome to practice in Sweden after recognition of the National Board of Health and Welfare. Below you will find some practical information where to start the process.

  • Professional organisations

    Vårdförbundet collaborates with the national professional organisations representing our four professions.

  • Nordic networks

    Vårdförbundet collaborates with the trade unions and professional organisations that represent four healthcare professions in the Nordic countries.

  • International networks

    Vårdförbundet is a member of a number of European and International professional associations and trade unions. We are also active in international organisations working to promote health.

  • Healthcare in Sweden

    Healthcare in Sweden is a public responsibility, financed primarily through taxes levied by county councils and municipalities.

  • Contact

    Interested in learning more about us? Feel free to send us your query, using the e-mail address below or give us a ring.