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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…

21 Sep 2021

MDDUS senior medico-legal adviser, Dr Greg Dollman, has written an article about Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing, ou…

20 Sep 2021

The virtual BMJ Awards Ceremony takes place on Wednesday 29 September between 6pm and 7.30pm. To find out more info…

20 Sep 2021

To be held on 3 November ’21, our ‘Mitigating consultation risks for GPs’ course considers risks that are known to…

17 Sep 2021

In addition to our recently launched Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing support service for members, we also have a men…

17 Sep 2021

‘Professionalism: fulfilling your duties as a dentist’ is a course designed for any dentist to attend and focuses o…

15 Sep 2021

Have you watched this video yet? MDDUS medico-legal adviser, Dr Emily Shepherd (@emshep698), is talking about our n…

14 Sep 2021

Dr Greg Dollman, senior medico-legal adviser at MDDUS, writes about Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing, our new confide…

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…

14 Sep 2021

To be held on 28 October, our ‘Confidentiality for GPs’ course will explore what is expected of GPs in relation to…

10 Sep 2021

MDDUS medico-legal adviser, Dr Emily Shepherd, talks about Your Halo: Emotional Wellbeing, our confidential and fre…

09 Sep 2021

MDDUS has launched a new, confidential and free wellbeing support service. Designed to support our thousands of den…

08 Sep 2021

MDDUS has urged our members not to suffer in silence and instead make use of our new, confidential and free wellbei…

07 Sep 2021

We close Insight Dental with Addenda, which includes a review of The Doctor Who Fooled The World – a book by…

06 Sep 2021

In her ethics column in the current issue of Insight Dental magazine, Professor Deborah Bowman asks whether hypocri…

03 Sep 2021

The Case Files section in this issue of Insight Dental feature a complaint on NHS treatment costs; advice on treatm…

02 Sep 2021

The pandemic has caused major disruption to dental services. Among the many clinical areas affected are referrals f…

01 Sep 2021

Reflective practice is common – but do your insights go deep enough to ensure lasting change? MDDUS senior risk adv…

31 Aug 2021

Dr Amy Walker shares her experience of a clinical error that profoundly changed her clinical practice, while traini…

30 Aug 2021

Taking place this Thursday, 2 September, our training event ‘Leadership: Conducting an interpersonal conflict resol…

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