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4 December 2023
The Medical Defence Union has expressed concern that doctors won't have enough time to fully digest the more detailed guidance, published today, relating to the GMC's updated 'Good medical practice'.
23 November 2023
The Medical Defence Union (MDU) said the expected arrival of a dual system of regulation at the GMC next year could introduce confusion to an already outdated system of healthcare professional regulation.
13 November 2023
The Medical Defence Union (MDU), the UK's leading medical defence organisation, has launched a new partnership with independent charity Doctors in Distress to provide MDU members with access to health and wellbeing services to support positive mental health.
2 November 2023
We respond to a GMC update about the work being done to ensure fair investigations.
24 October 2023
43% of consultants working in independent practice predict that they are likely to grow their business over the next five years.
5 October 2023
A recent legal judgement illustrates the importance for dental practices of having a menopause policy in place for staff.
15 September 2023
We welcome the government announcement on capping legal fees.
11 September 2023
A judge found a GP practice did not discriminate against an abusive patient who was deregistered.
22 August 2023
Only half of doctors responding to an MDU survey were confident they would have time to fully absorb the new standards.
10 August 2023
More help for healthcare professionals undergoing difficult medico-legal investigations.