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The Medical Protection Society:
Professional support and expert advice

MPS is the world’s leading medical defence organisation, providing the best possible protection and peace of mind for medical professionals throughout their careers.

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We offer a range of medicolegal resources for member

MPS members can access a range of medicolegal publications from MPS, including Casebook, factsheets, case reports and online modules via our E-learning portal.

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Free MPS membership while you are a student

MPS has developed a student scheme that provides support while you are training, plus free protection whilst you are studying on your elective.



The September 2014 edition of Casebook is now available

In this edition, we feature a special account on Bethany Bowen, a five-year old girl who died during surgery after failings at a UK hospital.

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Education and Events

Communication Skills Workshops

As part of MPS’s commitment to support members in practice and improve patient care, we have developed a series of Communication Skills Workshops.

Informed by MPS’s unrivalled case experience and designed by medicolegal experts, the series provides you with proven techniques to reduce your risk of complaints and claims, and help improve patient outcomes.
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Advice and Publications

Junior Doctor October 2014

Junior Doctor combines informative articles together with news on healthcare developments for doctors-in-training in South Africa.

Junior Doctor volume 5 issue 1
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Education and Events

Ethics 4 All 2014

Book now for these free ethics events to take place in November 2014.
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Advice and Publications

Guide to Ethics

This booklet provides a useful overview of the ethical principles that frame modern healthcare.
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Here to help

Medicolegal advice

Medicolegal contact form
0800 982 766

Email: medical.rsa@mps-group.org

Membership information

0800 225 677

Email: mps@samedical.org


Why should you choose MPS

  • Comprehensive indemnity
  • 24/7 medicolegal support
  • Workshops & Events

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