Find out how Professional Protection and Claims Protection work
The right to request indemnity for clinical negligence claims arising from work you carry out under an NHS primary services medical contract.
This provides you with protection above and beyond the state-backed scheme. It means you can continue to:
+ Request advice and legal assistance from Medical Protection in relation to coroner's inquests, regulatory matters, disciplinary disputes and criminal investigations relating to professional practice.
+ Call the medicolegal advice line on 0800 952 0441 - available Mon-Fri 08.30-17.30, and 24/7 in an emergency on 0800 136 759.
+ Receive support for your career development with access to case reports, factsheets and journals.
+ Access CPD to develop your skills and help you manage your risk including workshops, online courses and webinars.
The right to request indemnity for clinical negligence claims relating to private and fee-paying work which fall outside the scope of the state-backed scheme.
This could include activities such as medical report writing, insurance work and travel vaccinations.
See further examples of fee-paying work here.
You may be eligible for a partial refund on your current subscription. Click here for futher details.
+ If all or the majority of your work is carried out under an NHS primary medical services contract, then you will pay a reduced subscription (compared to previous subscriptions) for Professional Protection and it will be tailored to the work you personally do and the risks you face.
+ You can add Claims Protection to your membership which provides you with the right to request indemnity for clinical negligence claims arising from any fee-paying or private work.
Being subject to a complaint or investigation can be distressing and stressful. Our video series shows how Medical Protection will continue to provide you with personal support, advice and representation for a whole range of medicolegal concerns, protecting your career and reputation.
As a busy clinician we know it is a challenge to fit in training and development. Our online programme of webinars and interactive modules can be accessed at a time and place to suit you.
Our workshops are expertly facilitated, using a blend of presentations, small group discussions and activities, case studies, reflective exercises and opportunities to rehearse skills.
You'll notice a few things have changed on our website. After asking our members what they want in an online platform, we've made it easier to access our membership benefits and created a more personalised user experience.
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Enter keywords to find specific resources. For exact terms, just use speech marks, e.g. "record keeping".
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Narrow your search based on theme, field, format, article, type or location.
Based on the pages you visit, we'll also provide useful links under the 'More' tab.
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