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Your membership is unique to you

Medical Protection membership provides you with the right to request indemnity for claims arising from your private or fee paying work. What sets us apart is the range of benefits that can assist and protect you throughout your career including risk prevention tools and techniques to support your professional development and help you practice more safely.

We treat all our members as individuals and by using more detailed information about your scope of practice we can provide you with a tailored membership and subscription, giving you peace of mind that you have appropriate arrangements indemnity in place.

We have over 125 years of expertise as the world’s leading member-owned, not-for-profit organisation for doctors and healthcare professionals.

The benefits of membership

Defence to protect your professional reputation

  • Advice and legal representation:
    • for GMC procedures
    • in relation to disciplinary matters
    • at inquests / Fatal Accident Inquiries
  • Support with criminal investigations and allegations arising from your clinical practice
  • Assistance in responding to and resolving complaints
  • Help with unwanted media attention.

Support for your professional development

  • Free communication skills and risk management workshops
  • Free online learning modules
  • CPD available
  • Events around the country.

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Advice whenever you need it

  • Free medicolegal advice line
  • Emergency advice available 24/7
  • Online case reports
  • Medicolegal factsheets on common concerns
  • Leading journal Casebook
  • Monthly e-bulletin.
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Become a member

Please complete and return the application and payment information forms below by email to or post to:

Member Services, Medical Protection, Victoria House, 2 Victoria Place, Leeds LS11 5AE. 

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