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Run your own dental complaints workshop

Improve your dental complaints handling skills with MDDUS' new interactive workshop tool available exclusively to members.

  • 27 February 2019
  • News

Dentists leading through uncertainty

WELL led teams are best equipped to meet increasing demands and to manage risk. With this in mind, MDDUS has adapted our popular and long-running doctor programme now for dentists with management responsibilities.

  • 27 February 2019
  • News

Resist requests to overprescribe during Brexit

MDDUS is advising GPs to avoid issuing longer repeat prescriptions in the run up to Brexit and should liaise closely with pharmacists if there are concerns over shortages of specific drugs.

  • 27 February 2019
  • News

State-backed indemnity details emerge in GP contract framework

FURTHER details of a state-backed indemnity scheme for GPs have been released as the Government launches a new five-year contract for general practice across England.

  • 31 January 2019
  • News

Manage your MDDUS membership online

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

  • 30 January 2019
  • News

MDDUS responds to GMC consent consultation

MDDUS has responded to the GMC consultation on its updated consent guidance – Decision making and consent.

  • 22 January 2019
  • News

MDDUS PM Conference 2019 – save the date

PRACTICE managers across the UK are being invited to save the date for the next MDDUS’ Practice Manager’s Conference on November 28 and 29, 2019.

  • 21 January 2019
  • News

SBI threat to GP partnership model?

MDDUS chief executive Chris Kenny has responded to Dr Nigel Watson’s independent review into the partnership model in general practice.

  • 16 January 2019
  • News

Missed opportunity on indemnity reform

PROPOSED government reform in the regulation of legal indemnity for doctors and dentists not in state-backed schemes will only add to cost and restrict choice, according to MDDUS.

  • 20 December 2018
  • News

Help the RMBF get doctors back to work

LAST year over 250 doctors, medical students and their families were assisted through difficult times by the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund (RMBF), which has now launched its annual President’s appeal.

  • 18 December 2018
  • News

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RT @bmj_latest: Have you heard? The shortlist for #TheBMJAwards 2019 has been announced. View the full list of this year's shortlisted team…

15 Mar 2019

We’ve pre-recorded our webinar on reflective practice for doctors so @MDDUS_News members can watch at a time and pl… https://t.co/Sqv4mPMmO9

15 Mar 2019

We’ve pre-recorded our webinar on reflective practice for doctors so @MDDUS_News members can watch at a time and pl… https://t.co/CSnDKgWSgE

15 Mar 2019

The government has confirmed it will introduce a Clinical Negligence Scheme for General Practice (CNSGP) from the s… https://t.co/PvMktgYjA4

14 Mar 2019

Our risk advisers Alan Frame and Kay Grant are delivering a session to a group of practice managers at Newlands Pra… https://t.co/UmM9K1hwyI

13 Mar 2019

You still need to be a member of an MDO once state-backed indemnity comes into force. 60 per cent of cases handled… https://t.co/djUBZCQiA3

13 Mar 2019

RT @EmmaBower: Important news for GPs - the detail they've been waiting for about how much indemnity will cost when the state-backed scheme…

13 Mar 2019

RT @nickbostock: Find out how your medico-legal costs will drop from April - @the_mdu @MPS_Medical and @MDDUS_News have told @GPonlinenews…

13 Mar 2019

You still need to be a member of an MDO once state-backed indemnity comes into force. 60 per cent of cases handled… https://t.co/pjy0esCH4r

12 Mar 2019

RT @GPpracticeMGMT: Price: 'All staff should have access to the practice social media policy.' Resources are available to help practice man…

12 Mar 2019

RT @GPpracticeMGMT: Liz Price, senior risk advisor for MDDUS: 'The MDDUS are seeing a rise in complaints about doctors' use of social media…

12 Mar 2019

Take control of your privacy and treat all patient ‘feedback’ via social media with caution, only responding if app… https://t.co/ILMagGiMq2

12 Mar 2019

Using a pseudonym on social media is unlikely to provide protection from disciplinary or regulatory action… https://t.co/ve5VNXFBQc

12 Mar 2019

Practice use of social media as a patient engagement tool can have a variety of benefits @LondonwideLMCs #LdnGPs19… https://t.co/X5Zqy27O1U

12 Mar 2019

It may become appropriate to raise concerns with a colleague directly if you feel their behaviour on social media i… https://t.co/wb7ikLQ6WE

12 Mar 2019

Our senior risk adviser Liz Price is currently delivering a session on Managing your online presence. Don’t forget… https://t.co/tH2GVLITV9

12 Mar 2019

Our senior risk adviser Liz Price is hosting a session on Managing your online presence this morning at the… https://t.co/WHMK0RLGTo

07 Mar 2019

We have partnered with Terema to deliver a human factors masterclass in our Glasgow office today and tomorrow. Cont… https://t.co/KF6UnAudWC

07 Mar 2019

RT @medovate: Congratulations @TeamQEH for making the shortlist for #TheBMJAwards 2019 in the category of #Anaesthesia and Perioperative Me…

07 Mar 2019

The government has confirmed it will introduce a Clinical Negligence Scheme for General Practice (CNSGP) from April… https://t.co/Jo2UcBUJ4m