An introduction to the many benefits of Medical Protection membership and short account of MPS history and philosophy, and describes how we work.
Updated December 2017
MPS is the world’s leading medical protection organisation, run by doctors to provide the best possible professional support and expert advice to you throughout your career.I strongly believe that Medical Protection is the right choice for you. The decisions we make and the ethos of the organisation mean we can truly say we put members first.
This booklet is an introduction to the many benefits of Medical Protection membership. It also provides a short account of MPS history and philosophy, and describes how we work.
I hope you find it a useful resource. If we have not included a topic you are interested in, or if you would like more detail about certain subjects, you may find it elsewhere on the MPS website, or simply giving us a call.
Thank you for making Medical Protection your choice.
Simon Kayll Chief Executive
This booklet is an introduction to the benefits of MPS membership. It describes what we do and sets out the main benefits and obligations of membership. The information in the printed and PDF version of this guide was current at the time of going to press, but it may change over time.
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