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We know that receiving a complaint, a negligence claim or letter from the GMC can be distressing. Remember that the MDU is here for you and we can help with a wide range of issues.

Our expert team of doctors, lawyers and claims handlers are on your side. They are available between 8-6 Monday to Friday and provide an on-call service for medico-legal emergencies or urgent queries 24-hours a day, 365 days a year.

I've had a complaint

Advice on how best to handle a complaint

I've had a complaint

I've had a letter from the GMC

What to do if you find out you're the subject of a GMC investigation.

I've had a letter from the GMC

I'm being sued

What to do if you receive a letter from a solicitor about a claim for negligence.

I'm being sued

I have to attend court

What to do if you need to go to court as a professional witness.

I have to attend court

I have to write a report or statement

Help about writing a report or a statement.

I have to write a report or a statement

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What do if you're involved in a police investigation.

I'm being investigated by the police

I've had an enquiry from the media

What to do if the media contact you about a patient

I've had an enquiry from the media

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