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MDDUS addresses fears of a spike in prosecutions following COVID-19

MDDUS is calling on the UK’s Law Officers to direct courts to take the unique circumstances of the pandemic into account during any related criminal claim raised against doctors or dentists.

  • 29 May 2020
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MDDUS issues Notice of Special General Meeting

The MDDUS Board has agreed to convene a Special General Meeting (SGM) on Friday 19 June 2020 at 9.45am. The purpose is to consider a special resolution to amend the Articles of Association of MDDUS in regard to the reappointment of directors.

  • 29 May 2020

Notice of Special General Meeting

Notice is hereby given of a Special General Meeting (SGM) of MDDUS, which the Board has agreed to convene on Friday 19 June 2020 at 9.45am.

  • 27 May 2020
  • News

Concern over complaints against doctors post-COVID-19

A CROSS-PARTY group of MPs has joined forces to urge Government ministers to commission an independent advisory report into how patient complaints and claims against doctors will be dealt with fairly after COVID-19.

  • 27 May 2020
  • News

Making challenging ethical decisions

IN the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, clinicians may be called upon to make difficult ethical decisions, such as which patient gets the last ventilator.

  • 29 April 2020
  • News

Message from CEO Chris Kenny

We know that the practical, ethical and legal challenges secondary care doctors face will only increase in the coming weeks due to COVID-19.

  • 27 April 2020
  • News

Update on Government’s Existing Liabilities Scheme

It is expected that the Government’s Existing Liabilities Scheme for General Practice Regulations will come into force on 6 April 2020.

  • 31 March 2020

National Doctors' Day

MDDUS medical adviser Dr Gordon McDavid reflects on his professional experience to mark National Doctors’ Day.

  • 29 March 2020

Message from CEO Chris Kenny on COVID-19

Message from Chris Kenny, CEO, MDDUS to its members on Coronavirus (Covid-19).

  • 20 March 2020

MDDUS support for retired members assisting coronavirus efforts

MDDUS has automatically reinstated free-of-charge support to the membership profile of all its retired doctors who left practice in the last three years.

  • 20 March 2020
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01 Jun 2020

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01 Jun 2020

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29 May 2020

RT @onmedicanews: MPs support call made by @MDDUS_News for an independent expert committee to make recommendations on this issue: https://t…

29 May 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: MDDUS is pleased to be working with @Dr_PhilippaW to highlight to government the need for an expert committee to ensure, po…

29 May 2020

MDDUS is pleased to be working with @Dr_PhilippaW to highlight to government the need for an expert committee to en… https://t.co/YCAwzl4p8E

28 May 2020

MDDUS has published guidance for our dental members who are considering returning to work, in light of the easing o… https://t.co/e5sG0p0ILe

28 May 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: MDDUS is working with @Dr_PhilippaW to highlight the need for an expert committee which ensures doctors have peace of mind…

28 May 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: We are pleased to be working with @Dr_PhilippaW to highlight to government the need for an expert committee to look at how…

28 May 2020

MDDUS is working with @Dr_PhilippaW to highlight the need for an expert committee which ensures doctors have peace… https://t.co/OPY9Zwl3wa

28 May 2020

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28 May 2020

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28 May 2020

In our new webinar, MDDUS Senior Risk Adviser @lizprice_risk looks at the importance of feedback within healthcare… https://t.co/sZNZ70VQyh

27 May 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: What risks should dental practices consider when communicating with patients by text? In our first ever edition of Insigh…

27 May 2020

What risks should dental practices consider when communicating with patients by text? In our first ever edition o… https://t.co/r6z2l09vB0

27 May 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: In our first ever issue of Insight Dental Magazine, Dental Business Coach @reesthecoach looks beyond lockdown with advice f…

27 May 2020

RT @MDDUS_News: In our first ever issue of Insight Dental, ethics professor @deborahbowman offers a personal perspective on the importance…

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