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MDDUS reports further increase in membership in latest annual report

MDDUS has recorded a second year of membership growth since the Covid-19 pandemic was declared.

  • 11 July 2022
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MDDUS comments on General Dental Council consultation

MDDUS CEO Chris Kenny welcomes the GDC's commitment to prevention in its new strategic plan.

  • 05 July 2022
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Concern over Covid-19 backlog as one in three dentists report being unable to clear backlog of patients

One in three dentists are struggling to clear the backlog of patients caused by the pandemic, the findings of a new MDDUS survey reveal.

  • 23 June 2022
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MDDUS comments on RCGP report into ‘mass exodus’ of GPs

MDDUS Head of Medical Division Naeem Nazem comments on the RCGP report and calls for greater support for GPs.

  • 22 June 2022
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MDDUS comments on BMA’s report on racism in medicine

The British Medical Association has published a report which finds that doctors of ethnic minority backgrounds face persistent and intolerable levels of racism

  • 15 June 2022
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MDDUS free membership and support for retired doctors extended until September 2022

MDDUS has once again extended its offer of free membership to retired doctors who return to work during the pandemic.

  • 10 June 2022
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MDDUS marks Pride month

MDDUS will take part for the first time in one of the UK’s largest Pride marches to demonstrate its support for LGBT members, customers, colleagues and the community.

  • 09 June 2022
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MDDUS comments on BMJ article into violence against GPs

MDDUS CEO Chris Kenny responds to report showing violent incidents in UK general practices has doubled in the last five years.

  • 01 June 2022
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Healthcare professionals’ wellbeing must be prioritised in future workforce planning by NHS

Protecting health professionals’ wellbeing must be a top priority in workforce planning, says MDDUS head of medical division Dr Naeem Nazem.

  • 19 May 2022
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MDDUS comments on the appointment of Dame Carrie MacEwen as chair of the General Medical Council

MDDUS chief medical officer John Holden congratulates Dame Carrie McEwen on her appointment as chair of the General Medical Council.

  • 09 May 2022
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16 hours 11 minutes ago

‘Disclosure to social services’ is an advice case file in Insight Dental magazine that relates to the disclosure of… https://t.co/Y3UQWtAxet

30 Nov 2022

The @GDC_UK has published research looking at the experiences of individuals involved with fitness to practise inve… https://t.co/IwRtOP3gnR

30 Nov 2022

Can anyone identify what this machine is? #MedTwitter #DentalTwitter (📸 Photo credit: © @TheBDA Museum)… https://t.co/VPebrwLsm8

30 Nov 2022

“I’m excited by our evolution beyond the traditional role of a defence organisation. We’re adapting to the ever-cha… https://t.co/hgr8dYmsYr

30 Nov 2022

Taking place on Tuesday, 6 December, our training event ‘Probity for doctors’ is a three hour course that addresses… https://t.co/X2e96xlZgY

30 Nov 2022

Our first case file in this issue of Insight Dental is titled ‘Long tooth’, a claims related case involving a 58 ye… https://t.co/6BdlpwcxDJ

29 Nov 2022

.@TheBMA has announced that NHS England’s plans to roll out a Citizen Access Programme, which will allow patients t… https://t.co/Ok2zlSxOQC

29 Nov 2022

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29 Nov 2022

Would you take an expensive holiday without travel insurance? Most dentists would say no and yet some find themselv… https://t.co/1271xspP3w

28 Nov 2022

MDDUS Chair pays tribute to Dame Clare Marx https://t.co/ncGLTJ5MQQ

28 Nov 2022

In our annual report we shared that we’ve: - achieved a 5.6% year-on-year increase in membership - seen the number… https://t.co/LvmHloAMNq

28 Nov 2022

In the Insight Dental magazine article ‘Unwanted advances’, MDDUS risk adviser @lou_kay looks at how to deal with t… https://t.co/BtEo0605rG

25 Nov 2022

In the article ‘The career advice you shouldn’t follow’, dental business coach, Alun Rees, explores the downside to… https://t.co/Rp0GMnHAop

25 Nov 2022

Member feedback for our colleague, Dr Naeem Nazem, head of medical at MDDUS. ‘Your email has lifted my spirits and… https://t.co/q5IXYGQLrD

24 Nov 2022

Professor Sir Hector Clare Cameron was a surgeon and President of MDDUS from 1907 – 1927. He was also known for be… https://t.co/D9dtaQaVxJ

24 Nov 2022

“In my first year as Chair of MDDUS, I am proud to say that once again we have delivered strongly for all our membe… https://t.co/Xz7mz60VXe

24 Nov 2022

In the new Insight Dental magazine, our popular Call log features a range of queries from dental care professionals… https://t.co/wzEl207Y9f

23 Nov 2022

A recent employment tribunal case ruled that long Covid may be classed as a disability – so what are the implicatio… https://t.co/UPRuiTDurJ

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