Our student membership offers access to exclusive discounts, help with exam revision and elective protection – plus 24/7 support throughout your studies and beyond.
Medical defence organisations give you the right to request indemnity should you face any claims or complaints in your clinical practice. With Medical Protection you also get more than defence. Membership gives you access to plenty of resources to complement your studies, empowering you to help avoid mistakes and risks in the future.
Your membership is free throughout your time at medical school, and when it comes time to graduate we’ll be in touch about your membership for foundation year. As you move onto a new stage of your career, we are here to give you the support you need to practice with confidence. Renewal is a good opportunity to update us on any changes to your details and information, which you should keep up-to-date whenever possible. This is because any missing or inaccurate information could affect your right to request assistance, and in some circumstances can result in your membership being cancelled.
It’s easy to renew your Medical Protection membership. A month before the end of your membership year you will receive an invitation to renew.All we ask is that you check the information in your renewal pack carefully, making sure we hold the correct contact details and information about your scope of practice. This is because any missing or inaccurate information could affect your right to request assistance, and in some circumstances can result in your membership being cancelled.You can easily update you details, or discuss any part of your renewal with us, by contacting our membership team on 0800 561 9000.If you pay by Direct Debit and all your details are correct, your membership will automatically continue for another year. If you do not pay by Direct Debit you can contact us to arrange payment.
Our workshops are expertly facilitated, using a blend of presentations, small group discussions and activities, case studies, reflective exercises and opportunities to rehearse skills.
The GP indemnity hub is a place where you can access information relating to the personal injury discount rate and the proposed state-backed indemnity scheme for GPs in England.
Read real-life cases of complaints, claims and clinical negligence taken from our archives.
Chosen to give you clear learning points to help you avoid similar situations and reduce your risk, the cases also feature advice from medicolegal experts.
MPS launched its Striking a Balance campaign in June 2017, setting out a package of legal reforms to control the spiralling costs of clinical negligence and strike a balance between compensation that is reasonable, but also affordable.
Factsheets are short guides to particular medicolegal issues providing essential and practical advice for members in the UK.
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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