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MDDUS welcomes new RMBF campaign to support doctors

MDDUS fully supports the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund’s (RMBF) new campaign, Together for Doctors, which aims to raise awareness of the need to offer support to doctors working under increasing difficulty and scrutiny.

  • 17 November 2017
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MDDUS welcomes regulation reform consultation

The UK’s fastest growing defence organisation MDDUS welcomes today’s government consultation launch on reform of the regulation of healthcare professionals.

  • 31 October 2017
  • Press release

MDDUS responds to DoH indemnity statement

Last night, the Department of Health took the unprecedented step of warning GPs in England about the risks associated with the MDU's new ‘transitional benefits’.

  • 18 October 2017
  • Press release

MDDUS urges Government to address rising clinical negligence costs

The UK’s fastest growing defence organisation MDDUS is urging the Government to acknowledge the need for tort reform and set out a comprehensive plan for its implementation in order to address rising clinical negligence costs.

  • 17 October 2017
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Too good to be true? Not half!

MDU is not halving prices on current indemnity. It’s a new price for a new second best product

  • 13 October 2017
  • Press release

MDDUS sounds note of caution over state backed indemnity scheme

The UK’s fastest growing GP defence organisation today sounded a note of caution over plans aimed at developing a state-backed scheme for GPs in England.

  • 12 October 2017
  • Press release

MDDUS responds to MDU 50 per cent rate cut for GPs in England

MDDUS chief executive Chris Kenny responds to MDU’s 50% subscription rate cut for GPs in England.

  • 12 October 2017
  • Press release

New GPs benefit from MDDUS and RCGP collaboration

Newly qualified GPs in their first five years after qualification are on course to make a combined saving of over £500,000 by the end of this year as a result of the partnership between MDDUS and the RCGP.

  • 10 October 2017
  • Press release

MDDUS appoint two members to new streamlined board

MDDUS is pleased to welcome Dr Joanna Bayley and Professor Iain Cameron as non-executive directors of the Board. These additions come as seven Board members have retired after a combined 142 years of dedicated service to MDDUS.

  • 04 October 2017
  • Press release

MDDUS supports winter indemnity scheme for GPs in England

The UK’s fasting growing GP defence organisation MDDUS is pleased to support NHS England’s GP winter indemnity scheme for the third consecutive year, ensuring patients enhanced access to primary care services 24/7 over the winter months.

  • 28 September 2017
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Come and speak to our team at Kensington Town Hall today at the GDP and DCP professional conference IR(ME)R event

23 Nov 2017

Come along to stand 5 and speak to our team today and tomorrow at the @GeriSoc #BGSconf in London

22 Nov 2017

RT @theGHS: Together for Doctors campaign aims to offer personal support as pressures mount https://t.co/1eTxhP8kYX #GP https://t.co/jGpzX0…

22 Nov 2017

We are in London for the @AGMConfUK Come along to stand B45 to speak to our team and get a personalised quote #agmconfuk

20 Nov 2017

RT @bmj_latest: Could you be #thebmjawards Patient Partnership Team of the Year? Submit your project and inspire others #4patients https://…

17 Nov 2017

RT @coopercolin: Great to see med students being inspired by GPs at @RCGPAC and making general practice their career choice: https://t.co/I…

17 Nov 2017

MDDUS fully supports new @TheRMBF campaign to raise awareness of the need to help doctors working under increasing… https://t.co/ZpTYxFI1tY

17 Nov 2017

RT @RCGPAC: Fantastic review of #RCGPAC 2017! Great to see med students getting so much from the conference. Hope to see you in Glasgow 201…

16 Nov 2017

RT @TheRMBF: Thank you to everyone who has shared our #TogetherForDoctors news and resources - it's been a great launch day so far! Lots mo…

16 Nov 2017

RT @bmj_latest: #TheBMJAwards 15 exciting categories include #mentalhealth #patientsafety #dermatology #primarycare #innovation #cancercare…

10 Nov 2017

@GPonlinenews Read where MDDUS stand in relation to the state-backed scheme and the work we are doing to ensure the… https://t.co/ZdJJ6iGDZv

10 Nov 2017

@ImTheDoctor Read where MDDUS stand in relation to the state-backed scheme and the work we are doing to ensure the… https://t.co/AC99tcjLmz

10 Nov 2017

@KalindiKrishna @drpshukla @pulsetoday @BMA_GP Read where MDDUS stand in relation to the state-backed scheme and th… https://t.co/7ZRBFnMrJI

10 Nov 2017

@DerbyLMC @phoenixdoc Read where MDDUS stand in relation to the state-backed scheme and the work we are doing to en… https://t.co/Szrvie5W3s

10 Nov 2017

@LondonwideLMCs Read where MDDUS stand in relation to the state-backed scheme and the work we are doing to ensure t… https://t.co/642rPgQfTD

10 Nov 2017

@pulsetoday Read where MDDUS stand in relation to the state-backed scheme and the work we are doing to ensure the b… https://t.co/sArYYXvGFs

10 Nov 2017

Following the LMC discussion on indemnity, read all you need to know here #gpnews #lmcconf https://t.co/D38fXmgAX1

10 Nov 2017

RT @bmj_latest: Enter your team today: https://t.co/N1lm2RRts7 #TheBMJAwards @MDDUS_News https://t.co/uc0ynqVtZy

08 Nov 2017

RT @CAPSTICKSLLP: Great seminar earlier today with partner @1majidhassan, @n111aow ,@DickBoothQC and Emma Parfitt @MDDUS_News discussing th…