Membership information 0800 225 5677
Medicolegal advice 0800 225 5677
 

I need advice


Our medicolegal advice service is open to members with urgent queries and medicolegal emergencies 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Members can seek assistance with:

  • Medical Council procedures
  • Handling patient complaints
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Preparing for inquests
  • Indemnity for Good Samaritan acts
  • And much more...
Factsheets

These factsheets provide only a general overview of the topic and should not be relied upon as definitive guidance.

If you are a Medical Protection member and need specific advice, call 0800 2255 677  and ask to speak to a medicolegal adviser.

Contact us

If you encounter such an emergency please call

0800 225 5677

or email

advice@mps.org.nz

One of our expert medical advisers will respond as soon as possible.

Members should ensure that all information sent to MPS is sent in a secure manner. Please do not send in any patient notes at this stage; MPS will advise if these are required.

 
 
Handling the media

If you find yourself in the media spotlight please get in touch and we can provide experienced advice and support, including liaising with journalists and providing statements on your behalf.
 
 
Counselling service

The MPS counselling service has been introduced specifically to assist members suffering from stress.