Media centre

Find the latest press releases giving advice for doctors and dentists on the latest medico- and dento-legal issues

Results Showing | 1 - 10 of 283


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
  • Press release

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
  • Press release

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
  • Press release

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
  • Press release

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
  • Press release

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
  • Press release

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
  • Press release

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
  • Press release

MDDUS comments on health and social care report into clinical negligence reform

MDDUS director of professional services and general counsel Emma Parfitt welcomes the committee's report and urges government to speed up clinical negligence reform.

  • 28 April 2022
  • Press release

Three out of four family doctors report facing increased patient abuse

THREE out of four family doctors have faced an increase in verbal abuse or aggression from their patients, leading to a huge increase in work-related stress, a new survey reveals.

  • 22 April 2022
  • Press release

13 hours 45 minutes ago

Professor @deborahbowman tells us why @Channel4's #DerryGirls got her thinking about ethics, and which character sh… https://t.co/b1Vsqv4J3m

16 hours ago

Pregnancy can be an exciting but also anxious time for employees. In this issue of Insight Primary magazine, HR and… https://t.co/8IUpqaWtEh

01 Jul 2022

The Call log section in the new Insight Primary magazine is based on actual calls made to MDDUS advisers and cases… https://t.co/iQpsV97D4t

01 Jul 2022

‘Self-reflection and developing insight’ is an interactive MDDUS training course that is designed to help delegates… https://t.co/4ApisYvdKh

01 Jul 2022

In Hybrid Humans, @harrybparker an ex-soldier who lost both legs in Afghanistan, explores how technology is helping… https://t.co/QqK5YKjypA

01 Jul 2022

“I would like to thank you, Mr Brassington and Mr Henderson for all your help, support and guidance. I would highly… https://t.co/grHYIxWZn3

30 Jun 2022

A huge congratulations to all #medical and #dental students graduating this summer 🎓 https://t.co/wDbevRn84r

30 Jun 2022

One of the many benefits of being a member of MDDUS is that you get immediate access to YourHalo: Emotional Wellbei… https://t.co/Te8Qy2nDJ4

30 Jun 2022

Are you offering your patients the latest treatment options and specialist services? Stay on top of the latest deve… https://t.co/dhr80VI1ki

30 Jun 2022

In the new Insight Primary magazine @MDDUS_CEO Chris Kenny explores the importance of having a lifetime perspective… https://t.co/KGDhgYJVxh

29 Jun 2022

MDDUS has a number of vacancies listed on our website careers page, including a Medical Practice Adviser and a Tele… https://t.co/yVdDLn91gQ

29 Jun 2022

💙The charity @DoctorsDistress has campaigned for all #healthcare workers to have at least one hour per month of con… https://t.co/QIuB60m34A

29 Jun 2022

The Briefing section in the new issue of Insight Primary contains news from the world of primary care and includes… https://t.co/HlHmBy57Qe

28 Jun 2022

The Notice Board section in the new issue of Insight Primary magazine features the latest membership news articles… https://t.co/Q7S2xtIwOn

28 Jun 2022

Professor @deborahbowman talks season three of @Channel4's #DerryGirls and how her own Catholic school days have in… https://t.co/V5p5iXv6ox

28 Jun 2022

To be held on Thursday 4 August, our ‘Good practice in record keeping for doctors’ training course focuses on the k… https://t.co/9vrP1luL6N

27 Jun 2022

Great to represent our members, customers and colleagues @prideglasgow for the first time on Saturday. And it won’t… https://t.co/V19l6MnZaP

27 Jun 2022

RT @CPDmatch: For PRIMARY CARE. Visit https://t.co/JbwS7Upwsd to find education from amazing providers such as: @OHID @HealthFdn @Teessid…

27 Jun 2022

Very pleased to have just published the new issue of Insight Primary magazine, which includes our regular primary c… https://t.co/Wi9sVr6Hw5

25 Jun 2022

Proud to be representing MDDUS at @prideglasgow @Pride #Pride2022 #LetsGetBackTogether https://t.co/N581r4Bvkr

For registration, or any login issues, please visit our login page.