Training for members

MDDUS learning materials and courses are designed specifically for members and their teams to use either on an individual basis or in a team-based session. Our aim is to highlight some of the most common medico- and dento-legal risk areas and offer guidance and practical advice on achieving best practice.
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Medico-legal principles

This video summarises the principles which apply to all aspects of medico-legal cases, including negligence claims, complaints, GMC investigations and inquiries into death

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Records management

This 20-minute tutorial explores the clinical and legal reasons for maintaining good patient records and how these can be invaluable when standards of care have been called into question

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Risk tools - process mapping

This practical risk assessment tool can be applied to a whole range of medical and dental, clinical and non-clinical activities. In this 10-minute tutorial we focus on repeat prescription requests

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Social media risks

In this video we will look at the risks involved in engaging with social media as an individual doctor and as a practice team

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Workflow risks in practice

This 10-minute video highlights key instances where systems of information transfer and communication within a practice can fail and looks at ways in which many of these can be controlled or mitigated

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Safety culture in primary care

This 15 minute video focusses on the primary care setting to illustrate how culture can be assessed and changed to support the development of a safety culture

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Human factors risks: team communication

Many studies have demonstrated a positive link between effective communication and improved safety and increased patient satisfaction

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Building a safety culture

If preventing harm is as straightforward as following and implementing proven good practice around risk management, why does avoidable harm still occur?

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Business continuity planning

This guidance sheet covers business continuity planning and how a GP practice can prepare for future incidents that could endanger service delivery.

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Complaints investigation quiz

Have a go at completing our complaints investigation quiz which addresses some of the more common dilemmas that complaints investigators may face.

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New member feature

MDDUS strives to make your life easier; you can now notify us of involvement in a potential claim or other matter by logging into your account and completing the contact form