Membership information +44 113 241 0727
Medicolegal advice +44 113 243 6436

Trinidad and Tobago

Your guide to MPS subscription rates, how you can pay your membership subscription, the benefits of membership, and how to contact us for medicolegal assistance or with membership enquiries.

Paying your membership subscription

For information on our membership subscriptions please call +44 113 241 0727 or email caribbeanandbermuda@medicalprotection.org

Online
You can pay online by Visa or MasterCard. The first time you pay online you will need to register. This only takes a few minutes.

Pay online

Register

Phone
Payment can be made by Visa or Mastercard, by calling our International Member Services team on +44 113 241 0727 between the hours of 8.00am and 6.30pm Monday to Friday (GMT). Calls to Member Services may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes. The cardholder must be present.

Payment by credit card will be taken in US$ or GB£. Before making payment, please check with your card issuer for any charges which might be incurred.

Card details should not be sent via email or fax.


Cheque or banker's draft

Payment can be made by cheque or draft through the Trinidad and Tobago Medical Association (T&TMA).

Trinidad and Tobago Medical Association
1 Sixth Avenue
Xavier Street Extension
Orchard Gardens
Chaguanas
Trinidad. 

Alternatively:

Mrs Donna Miles
7, Terracita Drive
Lady Chancellor
Port of Spain
Trinidad & Tobago

Indemnity limit

From the point members renew their membership on or after 1 October 2013, the maximum amount that MPS will indemnify for each claim will be TT$36 million. This is subject to the discretion of MPS’s elected Council.

Benefits of membership

Whether you work in a government hospital or in private practice you can apply to MPS for assistance for any problem that you may encounter in your professional work.

For example: medicolegal advice, coroners’ inquests, Good Samaritan acts, complaints, medical council proceedings, criminal matters arising from medical practice (eg. gross negligence manslaughter), ethical matters, and press and media enquiries. Don’t forget that we are here to help.

Contacting MPS for medicolegal advice or assistance

For medicolegal advice, please contact Dr Jonathan Bernstein, our lead for medical services in the Caribbean and Bermuda.

Phone:  
+44 113 243 6436 (Our 24-hour helpline. We can always call you back.)

Medical Protection believe in always giving you the best advice. To help us do this we may monitor and record our calls for training and quality purposes. Please remember to protect your patient’s privacy by not revealing their identity during the call or in email correspondence unless we specifically ask.

Alternatively, please write to:

Dr Jonathan Bernstein
Medical Protection Society
33 Cavendish Square
London
W1G 0PS
United Kingdom.

Email Dr Bernstein

In a medicolegal emergency, you can seek urgent advice from MPS’s solicitors in Trinidad and Tobago:

Deborah Bharat
M Hamel-Smith & Co
PO Box 219
Port of Spain.

Contacting MPS regarding your membership

If you have any queries about your membership or subscription, please contact the Trinidad and Tobago Medical Association (TTMA) by calling 671 7378 or by email at medassoc@tntmedical.com.

Alternatively, you can contact Donna Miles by calling 680 7148 or by email at miles.mpstt@gmail.com, or contact MPS Membership Services by calling +44 113 241 0280 or by email at caribbeanandbermuda@medicalprotection.org.