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Death certification of COVID-19 patient

When a patient died at home following a clinical diagnosis of COVID-19, a GP called the MDU helpline with questions about completing the death certificate.

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Protecting the NHS from the medico-legal consequences of coronavirus

If we truly value its contribution, the NHS and its workforce must now be shielded from the additional burden of coronavirus civil claims, says Dr Christine Tomkins.

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Case study

Death certification of COVID-19 patient

When a patient died at home following a clinical diagnosis of COVID-19, a GP called the MDU helpline with questions about completing the death certificate.

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Case study

Storing digital images in medical records

A GP member was due to have a remote consultation because of the coronavirus outbreak, and needed the MDU's advice with questions surrounding confidentiality and data protection.

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News

Members reporting hundreds of patient complaints during lockdown

We ask the public to consider additional pressures caused by complaints.

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Complaints procedure in England resumes after pandemic

NHS England is planning to resume normal complaints services and the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO) has also announced it plans to restart.

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Your coronavirus questions: 11 June

Dr Jerard Ross discusses the most common questions you've been contacting us about.

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Coronavirus: medical student questions answered

The MDU answers medical students questions about the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Free resources from the MDU to super power your distance learning

The MDU has a number of online resources to support your revision, prepare you for exams, and help grow your knowledge in these challenging times.

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