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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
  • 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

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

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RT @P_H_S_PMH: Today is the start of #menshealthweek and we want to encourage men in Scotland to talk about their mental health. We know th…

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RT @MDDUS_News: We're delighted to receive this feedback on our new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy, launched to champion the in…

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RT @MDDUS_News: We recently launched our new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy, marking #Pride Month, and to champion the interest…

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RT @LGBTfdn: As part of #MensHealthWeek, we want to make sure you know your rights as an LGBT patient. This guide from @gmcuk details wha…

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RT @scotgovhealth: From today, the NHS Scotland Pride Badge will be worn by health care staff who have taken the pledge to show their suppo…

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We finish this issue of Insight Dental with Addenda, which features a review of Intensive Care – the latest book by… https://t.co/CzM4lyjyeS

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We're delighted to receive this feedback on our new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy, launched to champio… https://t.co/pO5LlOHZX5

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RT @MattHancock: I’m delighted that from today, more gay & bisexual men will be allowed to donate blood, platelets & plasma, as the NHS wil…

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We recently launched our new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy, marking #Pride Month, and to champion the… https://t.co/9BRdkTgOFf

12 Jun 2021

We have two new positions currently advertised on the MDDUS careers page – we are looking for a Regulatory Lawyer a… https://t.co/eEeMsqZjKt

11 Jun 2021

Our ‘Professionalism: fulfilling your duties as a dentist course’ takes place on Tuesday 15 June and is worth 4.5 C… https://t.co/uSMtq4PgCZ

11 Jun 2021

In this issue of Insight Dental, Professor Deborah Bowman (@deborahbowman) asks what is “moral distress” in the con… https://t.co/ECuHdtjKO8

11 Jun 2021

RT @Missismonty: Proud to be part of this organisation supporting all our employees! #Pride2021 @MDDUS_News https://t.co/qr8iyKY2wy

11 Jun 2021

RT @MDDUS_News: Marking #Pride Month, read about the launch of our dynamic new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy, which affirms ou…

11 Jun 2021

Marking #Pride Month, read about the launch of our dynamic new Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy, which af… https://t.co/TcRI8erdPz

10 Jun 2021

RT @ReviewDental: MDDUS Marks Pride Month - https://t.co/LESldQn7HO https://t.co/NGuCFfMBlh

10 Jun 2021

RT @AlisonIHardie: Proud to work for @MDDUS_News #loveislove #Pride2021 https://t.co/EDbSBW381p

10 Jun 2021

RT @scotgovhealth: Up to £5m to help NHS dental practices to purchase, renew or upgrade ventilation equipment as improved ventilation in su…

10 Jun 2021

RT @scotgovhealth: New funding of up to £5 million is available to NHS dentists to help remobilise services as Scotland recovers from the #…