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 email@example.com
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.
Payment can be made by Visa or Mastercard, by calling our International Member Services team on +44 113 241 0727
between the hours of 8.30am and 5.30pm 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
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
(cheques should be made payable to T&TMA)
#1 Sixth Avenue
Xavier Street Extension
Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies
Telephone: +1(868) 671 7378
Fax: +1(868) 671 5160
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. For more information on indemnity limits, please contact Membership Services (Caribbean and Bermuda)
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
Please contact our medicolegal advice line for medical services in the Caribbean and Bermuda.
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.
+44 113 243 6436 (Our 24-hour helpline. We can always call you back.)
Alternatively, please write to:
Caribbean and Bermuda
Medical Protection Society,
Level 19, the Shard
32 London Bridge Street
In a medicolegal emergency, you can seek urgent advice from MPS’s solicitors in Trinidad and Tobago:
M Hamel-Smith & Co
Eleven Albion, cor. Dere & Albion Streets
PO Box 219
Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago
Telephone: 299 0981
Fax: 625 9177
Email Deborah Thompson
Torveny Law Chambers
104-106 Picton Street
Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago
Telephone: 622 4728
Fax: 622 4264
Email Terrance Neale
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively, you can contact Steven Joseph by calling +1(868) 708 2158 or by email at email@example.com or contact MPS Membership Services by calling +44 113 241 0280 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.