Frequently asked questions

How do I cancel my membership?

If you are taking a break or have retired from clinical practice, you may not need to cancel your membership...

How to calculate a session

Your subscription is based on the amount and type of work that you do. For some members subscriptions...

If I call the medico-legal advice line will it affect my subscription?

The MDU wishes to dispel the myth that MDU members could be disadvantaged if they contact our...

Online subscription payments

UK members can pay subscriptions online. Here we answer some common questions...

What are reasonable practice expenses?

Allowable expenses are the same as those declared in your tax return. They are expenses which are...

Staying safe online

Our website uses 128bit encryption. This means that all your details are transmitted to us securely. You can...

What causes subscriptions to increase?

We've seen a year on year increase in both the number of claims and also the cost of claims. We've also seen...

What is gross income and what is net income?

If we ask for your gross income we mean your annual pre-tax earnings generated from any non-indemnified medical work you do...

What is medico-legal work?

Medico-legal work is examinations or reports prepared in the context of actual or potential civil litigation...