We’re delighted to be able to help our GPs to go about their work safe in the knowledge that they have the cover and support that they need. We’re also confident that more GPs would benefit from joining the MDS family. However, we also know that GPs are busy people –...read more
The Government’s five-year contract for GPs marked the biggest reforms for our service for 15 years. As we reported at the time, a key announcement involved the introduction of a new state backed indemnity scheme. However, this was far from the only measure outlined....read more
< News New GP contract brings changes to indemnity rules Jan 31, 2019 NHS England bosses have today announced a new five-year contract for GP services in England which includes the introduction of indemnity state backed scheme. The new deal...read more
< News What you need to know about the new state-backed indemnity for GPs Jan 29, 2019 GPs in England and Wales are facing changes to the way in which they get the indemnity they need to do their job. The Government is still in negotiations...read more
As recently announced, NHS England will cover the cost of professional indemnity for any additional out of hours work to be undertaken by our GP members this winter.
This will give our members freedom to work additional sessions without having to pay the additional
We are pleased to announce that we will now be providing a ‘Members Portal’ this gives members access to their account details and members will be able to manage their address, contact details and set up a direct debit through the members portal.read more
We are pleased to announce that the Medical Defense Society has agreed to be a corporate sponsor of the IDF. This highlights MDS’ commitment to supporting GPs, not only those practicing within the NHS but also those in privateread more
The Welsh government recognises the problem of GP indemnity costs and is exploring the possibility of a state-backed schemeread more
Medical Defense Society is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting on Stand 31 at Pulse LIVE London at Olympia this week on the 27th and 28th of March.
Come and see us to discuss your indemnity insurance needs
The Department of Health has issued a statement on the indemnity offer made by MDU following the recent announcement of a state-backed indemnity scheme. This statement can be found here.read more
MDS was created by GPs for GPs in view of the spiralling indemnity costs and our wish to provide a bespoke, high-quality service tailored to the specific needs of GPs. We have had a successful start, receiving very positive feedback from our GP members to dateread more