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Risk management critical as doctors seek work-life balance

MDDUS responds to the GMC's "The state of medical education and practice 2019 report".

  • 18 December 2019
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MDDUS responds to dental regulator’s public attitudes survey

MDDUS welcomes the findings of a new public attitudes survey from the GDC.

  • 12 December 2019
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Make MDO membership a regulatory requirement – MDDUS

MDDUS comments on GMC research into the impact of doctors' engagement with the tribunals process.

  • 02 December 2019
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James Parker joins MDDUS as finance director

MDDUS, the fastest growing medical indemnifier in the UK, has appointed James Parker to the role of Finance Director.

  • 25 November 2019
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MDDUS welcomes GMC report Caring for Doctors, Caring for Patients

Dr John Holden, Head of Medical Division at the medical defence organisation MDDUS, welcomed the GMC report Caring for Doctors, Caring for Patients

  • 15 November 2019
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MDDUS welcomes shared high level principles on remote consultations

MDDUS welcomes the publication today of High level principles for good practice in remote consultations and prescribing by UK healthcare regulators and organisations.

  • 08 November 2019
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MDDUS statement on new GMC guidance: The Reflective Practitioner - A Guide for Medical Students

MDDUS welcomes new GMC guidance for medical students on reflective practice

  • 04 September 2019
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MDDUS records another year of growth in face of external challenges

MDDUS is reporting yet another year of sustained membership growth while addressing external challenges and distractions.

  • 21 August 2019
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Discount rate change doesn't go far enough

The Lord Chancellor has today announced a change to the discount rate applicable to personal injury lump sum compensation payments to minus 0.25%.

  • 15 July 2019
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MDDUS statement on UK Government response to consultation "Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation"

MDDUS Director of Advisory and Legal Services Emma Parfitt comments on the UK Government consultation response on “Promoting Professionalism; Reforming Regulation”

  • 09 July 2019
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04 Aug 2021

Taking place on 23 November 2021, our training event ‘Avoiding risk in consent – a masterclass for doctors’ is suit… https://t.co/IU1FyStB7J

04 Aug 2021

@apm_trainees @NHS_HealthEdEng @the_mdu @MPS_Medical Hi there. We’ve been in touch directly with trainees with info… https://t.co/7bzJlmnVxl

04 Aug 2021

Written by Mr Des Watson and Dr Greg Dollman, ‘Making yourself your first concern’ considers how to deal with work-… https://t.co/qmpAPIn71G

03 Aug 2021

RT @AKPritchard2: As the new NHS Chief Executive, I’d like to thank staff for everything you have done throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. I’…

03 Aug 2021

MDDUS medical adviser Dr Roopinder Brar’s article ‘Parental responsibility – getting it right’, highlights the pitf… https://t.co/wII5H9g014

02 Aug 2021

Our ‘Professionalism: fulfilling your duties as a dentist’ event takes place on Tuesday 2 November and is designed… https://t.co/Zr7oZmQ9ii

02 Aug 2021

In the new issue of Insight Secondary magazine, @lizprice_risk, MDDUS’ Head of Training, CPD and Risk Advisory Serv… https://t.co/p9gjXQL5Kl

30 Jul 2021

Read about our work in partnership with @Dr_PhilippaW and Dr Dan Poulter MP urging @sajidjavid to abandon specific… https://t.co/0sbgFQ7fCF

30 Jul 2021

The latest issue of Insight Secondary magazine contains the article ‘Smartphone technology in chronic disease manag… https://t.co/h42I6f0jpA

30 Jul 2021

Our event, ‘Practice Manager Leadership: DISC analysis to understand and improve communication and team working’ is… https://t.co/fHhqb6LySo

29 Jul 2021

We are absolutely delighted to have been shortlisted for two awards in this year's @CIPR_Awards for our campaign wo… https://t.co/vFDnNC802q

29 Jul 2021

RT @CIPR_Awards: .@CIPR_Scotland #PRideSC Campaign shortlist: @ZeroWasteScot @3x1Group @BEAR_Scotland @apprentice_scot @BIGPartnership @Bri…

29 Jul 2021

In the new issue of Insight Secondary, our Viewpoint is from MDDUS’ head of medical division, Dr @NaeemNazem, who w… https://t.co/MbvOKxaqSw

28 Jul 2021

To be held on 16 September, our ‘Multidisciplinary team working: managing systems and boundary risks’ event highlig… https://t.co/vzAAboNvba

28 Jul 2021

In our latest issue of Insight Secondary, the Briefing section contains key news from the world of secondary care,… https://t.co/1CFLabNVIB

27 Jul 2021

This issue’s Notice Board section contains details on the MDDUS’ annual report, an insight into our sister company… https://t.co/FxwfAhMV7u

26 Jul 2021

MDDUS has just published the latest issue of Insight Secondary magazine and it’s packed full of great articles! To… https://t.co/YiBQlz9Gdv

26 Jul 2021

Our event, ‘DISC analysis to understand and improve communication and team working’ takes place on 9 September 2021… https://t.co/WXVt1Pg3zz