Beste bezoekers - Welkom in Regio Västra Götaland!


Wij van Regio Västra Götaland staan op de emigratiebeurs in Houten 6-7 april 2024. Wees welkom voor een Zweedse ¨Fika¨ met onze Nederlandse collega's en hoor wat onze regio jou te bieden heeft! Jullie vinden ons in expo 439.

Region Västra Götaland is one of the biggest employers and regions in Sweden, 57 000 co-workers in total, providing health care to our 1,8 million inhabitants. We offer highly speciliazed care in our university hospital in Gothenburg, our county hospitals and many primary care centers. All of which have one thing in common - the proximity to beautiful nature. Västra Götaland offers both a long coastline, forests, lakes and farmland.

Our co-workers are our biggest asset and right now we are looking for new colleguaes in health care; specialist doctors, nurses, physiotherapists and more. 

Region Västra Götaland is a multi cultural workplace and we understand the challanges of moving to a new country. We will be side by side with you in every step of the way if you choose a new career with us. We offer a study visit, support with language training, relocation for you and your family as well as extensive introduction at your new workplace. 

Find our more about our different hospitals, the primary care and the public dental care. 

NÄL hospital

NU Hospital Group

Consists of the two hospitals in Trollhättan och Uddevalla, close to the Swedish westcoast as well as the Dalsland forests

Falköping Hospital

Skaraborg Hospital

Includes several county hospitals in the beautiful area of lakes and plains in Skaraborg

Working in Health Care

Licence professions 

When working as a healthcare practitioner in Sweden, many professions require that you obtain a licence to practice. 
Read more about the conditions for your health care profession at the Swedish Board of Health and Welfare (Socialstyrelsen) website:

Contact us!

If you are looking for personal and professional development and would like to get to know a new culture and a new language, do not hesitate to contact our team in Houten, in our booth or by using the e-mail addresses below, to learn more.

You can also fill out our job interest form or look for vacant positions and apply for jobs through our job portal (only in Swedish).

Job Interest Form - Region Västra Götaland (

Sök jobb i VGR - Västra Götalandsregionen (

Linda Olsson

Regional Coordinator

Eva-Lotta Olofsson

HR Specialist, Primary Care