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MDDUS is a UK-wide mutual organisation offering doctors, dentists and other healthcare professionals access to expert medico- and dento-legal assistance and professional indemnity. It was established in 1902.

The benefits of MDDUS membership

MDDUS membership provides healthcare professionals with 24/7 access to expert advice and indemnity against claims of negligence, along with any necessary legal representation from solicitors who are among the UK's leading experts in medico- and dento-legal matters. MDDUS also offers competitive membership rates with quality and continuity of service regardless of where you work in the UK.

Additional benefits

Helping healthcare teams manage risk

MDDUS risk management services are designed to help doctors, dentists and their wider healthcare teams manage and mitigate business and clinical risk.

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HR & employment law helpline

Practice managers within MDDUS group schemes or members who have employment responsibilities can access a free helpline offering unlimited employment law and HR advice.

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Resources for healthcare professionals

MDDUS produces a wide range of articles, case studies, booklets and other resources to inform and educate our members on common areas of legal, regulatory and clinical risk.

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The Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland Registered in Scotland No 5093 at Mackintosh House, 120 Blythswood Street, Glasgow, G2 4EA.