Protection in Practice
These stories are based on real cases of us helping members like you to navigate difficult situations.
You know how important it is to have expert advice and support should claims of clinical negligence arise. But these stories demonstrate how membership can protect you beyond those clinical negligence claims to ensure your career and professional standing are protected too.
If you are concerned about any issues similar to the ones featured in these films please contact our medicolegal advice line, where our expert team are ready and happy to help.
Dr. Mark Price's story
An allegation of sexual misconduct
After performing a seemingly straightforward cardiac examination, Dr. Price was horrified to face a police interview under caution. See how our experienced team helped him manage this complex and stressful situation and clear his name.View more
Dr. Helena Wright's story
Coroner concerns over prescribing
Having given a routine statement to the coroner about the death of a patient, this doctor faced further questioning. See how our expert guidance before and during the inquest helped her avoid additional criticism.View more
Dr. Neil Curran's story
The GMC investigates diagnosis delay
When this GP misdiagnosed cancer symptoms as something less serious he was referred to the GMC. See how our lawyers supported him through the lengthy investigation that followed and helped him defend his career and reputation.View more
Dr. Inder Das's story
Audited after a patient complaint
This GP decided against prescribing antibiotics to a patient, who then complained to NHS England. The resulting audit put her under pressure, but her Medical Protection team guided her through the potentially troubling experience.View more