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CEO of MDDUS comment on Dame Clare Marx stepping down from GMC

MDDUS CEO Chris Kenny comments on the announcement today (20 July) that Dame Clare Marx, Chair of the General Medical Council, is stepping down on health grounds.

  • 20 July 2021
  • Press release

Take the opportunity to protect clinicians' health and wellbeing - MDDUS

MDDUS has commented on the publication today (25 March 2021) of a Department of Health and Social Care consultation on the future of healthcare regulation

  • 25 March 2021
  • Press release

NHS workforce needs time, training and support to recover

Dr Naeem Nazem, head of MDDUS' medical division, has commented on a report from NHS Confederation warning that thousands of NHS staff will quit unless they are supported to recover from the impact of the pandemic.

  • 24 March 2021
  • Press release

Protect doctors and dentists from open ended and damaging investigations

Medical defence specialist MDDUS has today (11 March 2021) called for improvements to the way doctors and dentists are regulated to protect them from open-ended and damaging investigations.

  • 11 March 2021
  • Press release

New medical roles for defence specialist MDDUS

MDDUS has today (11 March 2021) announced several new appointments that will strengthen its Medical Division.

  • 11 March 2021
  • Press release

MDDUS extends free dental membership for students impacted by Covid 19

MDDUS has announced that it is extending free membership for dental student members whose studies have been disrupted by the pandemic.

  • 02 March 2021
  • Press release

Bold and modern new brand identity for medical defence specialists MDDUS

Medical defence specialists MDDUS today (1 March 2021) unveil a bold and modern new brand identity

  • 01 March 2021
  • Press release

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MDDUS will be at the Northern Ireland Dentistry Show in Belfast this Saturday, 25 September. If you’re planning to… https://t.co/uCy79ULX4a

21 Sep 2021

MDDUS senior medico-legal adviser, Dr Greg Dollman, has written an article about Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing, ou… https://t.co/Gwc0L2Tv35

20 Sep 2021

The virtual BMJ Awards Ceremony takes place on Wednesday 29 September between 6pm and 7.30pm. To find out more info… https://t.co/u6WVS4bsKP

20 Sep 2021

To be held on 3 November ’21, our ‘Mitigating consultation risks for GPs’ course considers risks that are known to… https://t.co/0Rb90LiRZP

17 Sep 2021

In addition to our recently launched Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing support service for members, we also have a men… https://t.co/1eJuH3cuku

17 Sep 2021

‘Professionalism: fulfilling your duties as a dentist’ is a course designed for any dentist to attend and focuses o… https://t.co/7xm5ehoNY7

15 Sep 2021

Have you watched this video yet? MDDUS medico-legal adviser, Dr Emily Shepherd (@emshep698), is talking about our n… https://t.co/jy3ny2FU47

14 Sep 2021

Dr Greg Dollman, senior medico-legal adviser at MDDUS, writes about Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing, our new confide… https://t.co/inHWF9PBpk

14 Sep 2021

MDDUS is looking to recruit a Medical Practice Adviser to join our team. To be based in either our London or Glasgo… https://t.co/JKTWvlBPEA

14 Sep 2021

To be held on 28 October, our ‘Confidentiality for GPs’ course will explore what is expected of GPs in relation to… https://t.co/UQibRhpaBT

10 Sep 2021

MDDUS medico-legal adviser, Dr Emily Shepherd, talks about Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing, our confidential and fre… https://t.co/8gqjT8ZI2I

09 Sep 2021

MDDUS has launched a new, confidential and free wellbeing support service. Designed to support our thousands of den… https://t.co/phNofaGkUi

08 Sep 2021

MDDUS has urged our members not to suffer in silence and instead make use of our new, confidential and free wellbei… https://t.co/KbuNpjR1hL

07 Sep 2021

We close Insight Dental with Addenda, which includes a review of The Doctor Who Fooled The World – a book by… https://t.co/sAvwZj2dGV

06 Sep 2021

In her ethics column in the current issue of Insight Dental magazine, Professor Deborah Bowman asks whether hypocri… https://t.co/jZEPmr56xW

03 Sep 2021

The Case Files section in this issue of Insight Dental feature a complaint on NHS treatment costs; advice on treatm… https://t.co/Ak6T5d6zcT

02 Sep 2021

The pandemic has caused major disruption to dental services. Among the many clinical areas affected are referrals f… https://t.co/TeqCHF9T9l

01 Sep 2021

Reflective practice is common – but do your insights go deep enough to ensure lasting change? MDDUS senior risk adv… https://t.co/qS9doxwQcM

31 Aug 2021

Dr Amy Walker shares her experience of a clinical error that profoundly changed her clinical practice, while traini… https://t.co/T93xWT9B3m

30 Aug 2021

Taking place this Thursday, 2 September, our training event ‘Leadership: Conducting an interpersonal conflict resol… https://t.co/ShKyZbrEwi

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