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Advice and membership updates for members in South Africa.
We would like to reassure our members in South Africa that the recent vote of the British people to exit the European Union will have no impact on our ability to provide our members with the world class service that you expect. As a not-for-profit mutual with members in many countries around the world, we are experienced at providing a consistent service across different countries.

Why choose Medical Protection?

We protect and support the professional interests of more than 30,000 healthcare professionals in South Africa

Medical Protection has a comprehensive network of medicolegal experts


  

Challenging the cost of clinical negligence

These are undoubtedly challenging times for healthcare professionals in South Africa, and we understand that increases in the cost of membership subscriptions can be painful and may have a significant impact on some. As the leading provider of professional protection to health professionals in South Africa and 300,000 worldwide, Medical Protection has a unique insight into the nature of clinical negligence claims. 

In ‘Challenging the Cost of Clinical Negligence; The Case for Reform’ we raise ideas to help address some of the factors contributing to this situation.

Read our paper on reform

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Casebook May 2016

In this edition we look at the escalating claims costs in South Africa and how we are advocating clinical negligence reform.

You can also read our latest round-up of Case Reports; anonymised real-life case scenarios of times when other healthcare professionals have run into trouble, to help alert you to potential pitfalls and avoid making the same mistakes.