Undertaking electives is an exciting time during your student journey, allowing you to put your skills and knowledge into practice. While on your clinical placements you may come across medicolegal and clinical challenges. MPS will be there to offer you the best possible professional protection.
MPS offers you access to free elective protection, subject to application and eligibility in most locations that medical students choose to spend their electives. As an MPS member, you have access to the full benefits of membership, including emergency telephone advice to help you through any medicolegal or ethical dilemmas you may encounter whilst you are away.
If you choose to undertake clinical placement electives outside of Singapore, there may be laws and regulations that you have to comply with in order to work in that country. These could include: