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Dentists indemnity costs cut as Covid-19 forces shut down

MDDUS automatically reduces subscription costs for dental members in light of Covid-19

  • 26 March 2020
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MDDUS reinstates free-of-charge support to retired members to assist Coronavirus efforts

Hurdle to a return to work for retired members removed automatically

  • 20 March 2020
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Coronavirus - is your practice ready?

MDDUS employment law adviser Janice Sibbald offers advice to practices on preparing for coronavirus.

  • 17 March 2020
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MDDUS launches support for retired members to help tackle Coronavirus

New MDDUS support launched for retired members to help tackle Coronavirus

  • 12 March 2020
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24/7 medico-legal advice for MDDUS members concerned about COVID-19

MDDUS stands ready with 24/7 medico-legal advice for members concerned about COVID-19

  • 03 March 2020
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MDDUS responds to Paterson Inquiry report

MDDUS CEO Chris Kenny responds to Paterson Inquiry report.

  • 04 February 2020
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Maximise patient communication on coronavirus

MDDUS has drawn up a risk alert to guide general practices in maximising communication with patients at key contact points.

  • 31 January 2020
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MDDUS comments on GDC 2020 corporate plan

MDDUS CEO Chris Kenny comments on the GDC's work programme for 2020.

  • 24 January 2020
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Government must stop tiptoeing around reform of personal injury compensation

MDDUS CEO Chris Kenny challenges the Government to overhaul the way personal injury compensation is awarded in England and Wales.

  • 21 January 2020
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MDDUS comments on unfair treatment of SAS and LE doctors

Dr John Holden, head of medical division at MDDUS, expresses concern at the latest figures.

  • 09 January 2020
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RT @MDDUS_News: In our new Insight magazine for primary care professionals, we look at topics such as: ▪️ DIY Health ▪️ Safe working and…

10 hours 38 minutes ago

In our new Insight magazine for primary care professionals, we look at topics such as: ▪️ DIY Health ▪️ Safe work… https://t.co/8MleU2GVAI

16 hours 58 minutes ago

RT @MDDUS_News: In our new 30 minute on-demand webinar, MDDUS medico-legal advisers Dr @GordonMcDavid and Dr Caroline Osborne-White look at…

02 Apr 2020

In our new 30 minute on-demand webinar, MDDUS medico-legal advisers Dr @GordonMcDavid and Dr Caroline Osborne-White… https://t.co/VMPvKqTuxk

02 Apr 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: Delivering bad news can be challenging, but are there circumstances in which it can be delivered over the phone? In our la…

02 Apr 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: What happens when a dental patient agrees to receive whitening treatment, but is dissatisfied with the results? In our ne…

02 Apr 2020

Delivering bad news can be challenging, but are there circumstances in which it can be delivered over the phone? I… https://t.co/Ae99GNnzyn

01 Apr 2020

RT @lizprice_risk: Working with our MLAs, @GordonMcDavid and Caroline Osborne-White this afternoon to record a ‘Covid19: medicolegal essent…

01 Apr 2020

What happens when a dental patient agrees to receive whitening treatment, but is dissatisfied with the results? I… https://t.co/zjQzOthjyP

31 Mar 2020

We're sad to hear that @MichaelRosenYes , author of 'These Are The Hands', from the Tools of the Trade collection,… https://t.co/YYCkExdyPP

31 Mar 2020

MDDUS' Risk Education Team are running a webinar on how practices can best use social media to communicate with pat… https://t.co/OSZATjPoH4

31 Mar 2020

MDDUS has launched a #Coronavirus hub on our website, with up-to-date news and information, FAQs, employment law in… https://t.co/ekv1LdscyS

30 Mar 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: We’re saying thanks to all our medical members on #NationalDoctorsDay for their work at this challenging time, and for cont…

30 Mar 2020

We’re saying thanks to all our medical members on #NationalDoctorsDay for their work at this challenging time, and… https://t.co/jW81kmIRC9

30 Mar 2020

"I wish to congratulate all doctors on National Doctors Day - take a moment to recognise your amazing achievements"… https://t.co/xAOZh6lR8M

30 Mar 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: "Doctors occupy a unique position; implicitly trusted and respected thanks to generations of helping anyone unwell" For #N…

30 Mar 2020

"Doctors occupy a unique position; implicitly trusted and respected thanks to generations of helping anyone unwell"… https://t.co/0trh23liNV

30 Mar 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: "The professionalism and reliability of doctors consistently shines through" To mark #NationalDoctorsDay, MDDUS medico-leg…

30 Mar 2020

"The professionalism and reliability of doctors consistently shines through" To mark #NationalDoctorsDay, MDDUS me… https://t.co/aeVBe6EYKX

30 Mar 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: "Being a doctor is hugely rewarding and I am proud to be part of the medical profession" For #NationalDoctorsDay, MDDUS me…