MDS comprehensive plan includes:
Employment Support: For advice and representation in all employment issues traditionally covered by Trade Unions.
Clinical Defence: For Professional Defence against patient complaints and GDC/regulatory matters.
Indemnity for income from Category 2 work: Category 2 includes work done in the normal course of your employment, which though not deemed as private work, gets remunerated in addition to your NHS work.
Examples of Cat 2 income for Hospital Doctors includes police statements, cremation forms, reports to insurers or courts, and Section 12 work for Psychiatrists.
Suitable for Doctors and Surgeons working in Oral and maxillofacial/orthodontics departments within NHS Trusts.
The MDS Comprehensive plan provides you with an insurance backed cover for all category 2 work for income upto £1000 per annum. If your annual income from this work exceeds this amount, contact us to upgrade your cover.
You must make sure that you have adequate and appropriate insurance or indemnity arrangements in place, covering the full scope of your dental practice in the UK. For more information, refer to the latest GDC guidelines here. For insurance and indemnity when you are carrying out private or independent practice in the UK, contact us to obtain a tailor-made quotation from our preferred Partners.
MDS Annual Subscription Rates for General Dental Practitioners are as follows *: