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Insight Autumn Q3 2018 puzzle solution

Insight Autumn Q3 2018 puzzle solution

  • 03 September 2018

Dr Brendan Sweeney retires as MDDUS Chairman

THE MDDUS AGM in September will see the retirement of the current Chairman of the Board – Dr Brendan Sweeney

  • 29 August 2018
  • News

Manage your MDDUS membership online

Make debit card payments, change direct debit details and update subscription levels using our improved full-service online membership interface which is available 24 hours a day.

  • 28 August 2018
  • News

MDDUS addresses safe space recommendations

MDDUS has welcomed an influential call for the government to reconsider allowing NHS trusts and foundation trusts to conduct their own internal "safe space" investigations.

  • 27 August 2018
  • News

MDDUS seeks reintroduction of legal aid

MDDUS is urging the government to reintroduce legal aid for more categories of clinical negligence claims as a central part of wider reform to maintain access to justice for the most vulnerable claimants whilst reducing the burden on the NHS and court system of unjustified claims.

  • 27 August 2018
  • News

Reflective practice should not be viewed as a threat

REFLECTIVE practice is not only essential in improving patient safety but can also provide "protection in the event of criticism of a doctor’s actions" and should not be viewed as a threat, says Dr John Holden of the MDDUS.

  • 27 August 2018
  • News

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the One Hundred and Fourteenth Annual General Meeting of The Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland

  • 14 August 2018
  • News

GP risk training day

Learn more about how complaints and negligence claims occur in primary care in an interactive risk training day focused on key areas such as complaints handling, patient communication, chaperones and social media.

  • 27 July 2018
  • News

Dental care professionals should be aware of CPD changes

MDDUS is reminding dental care professionals (DCPs) to ensure they are aware of changes to the CPD cycle which now focuses on quality of CPD rather than quantity.

  • 27 July 2018
  • News

MDDUS dental membership continues to rise

MDDUS is reporting another year of significant growth in dental membership, which increased by 30 per cent in England, Wales and Northern Ireland in 2017.

  • 27 July 2018
  • News

20 May 2019

Our senior risk adviser Liz Price is hosting a session on transforming nursing roles at the QEUH Teaching and Learn… https://t.co/hp8TOl6zFQ

20 May 2019

RT @cottrell_lorna: Genuinely sad the MDDUS management course has finished. Have met some fabulous people and learned lots about myself, le…

18 May 2019

Come along to our stand @dentistryshow and meet our team #BDCDS19 https://t.co/sGHmI61ngU

18 May 2019

Dentists back @MDDUS_News gold standard indemnity as membership rises by a third https://t.co/nrDPcjKgXh Come alon… https://t.co/28MXW6h1sG

17 May 2019

RT @optimus_syme: Thoroughly enjoyed the @MDDUS_News Leading Through Uncertainty course this week. Lots to think about. I’d certainly recom…

17 May 2019

RT @SHenderson755: Big audience here @MDDUS_News https://t.co/rrSWEBCdNK

17 May 2019

Come along to our stand at @dentistryshow and meet our team #BDCDS19 https://t.co/V4qhNpHuRF

17 May 2019

Dentists back @MDDUS_News gold standard indemnity as membership rises by a third https://t.co/03Qch9klx9 Come along… https://t.co/hFFlIY6LUy

16 May 2019

Our risk adviser Alan Frame is in Bathgate this morning hosting a session on Managing patient records #MDDUSevent… https://t.co/lQ2lUDbWdm

14 May 2019

There are spaces available for our Patient safety masterclass for GPs and practice managers in our London office on… https://t.co/onY3K1wYso

14 May 2019

RT @SHenderson755: @AndrewMedlock @PHSOmbudsman @NHSuk @DHSCgovuk @GDC_UK @CareQualityComm @MDDUS_News @MPS_Dental @the_ddu @TheBDA Excelle…

14 May 2019

There are still spaces available for our Patient safety masterclass for GPs and practice managers in our London off… https://t.co/NQcqIVZWIS

14 May 2019

Our fully-booked Leading through uncertainty course is taking place in our Glasgow office all this week. This progr… https://t.co/enRzRAgI7J

13 May 2019

#RCPCH19 Come along and visit our stand for a quick quote and find out how much you could save! Looking like it wil… https://t.co/fpgE6QakbW

09 May 2019

Our risk adviser Alan Frame is hosting a dental complaints training day in our Glasgow office, focusing on the key… https://t.co/PixFIiHxok

09 May 2019

Our senior risk adviser Liz Price is delivering a patient safety masterclass in Hertfordshire today. Find a range o… https://t.co/In7f253kvc

08 May 2019

Our risk adviser Alan Frame is currently hosting a webinar on chaperones, exploring common risks and pitfalls. Memb… https://t.co/uqyd2hYBpe

02 May 2019

Parkrun apostle - Jim Killgore meets a practice manager whose life was transformed by running and now wants the sam… https://t.co/hVLhuAK74t

02 May 2019

GPs working in urology can help improve patients’ lives and reduce referrals. Read our Q&A with @drjonrees… https://t.co/mmE2yyhA8y

02 May 2019

Doc comic - Jim Killgore talks death, skinny jeans, burnout, life changes and much more with GP comedian… https://t.co/PMNn0wmGrt