University of Sheffield Obstetrics & Gynaecology Society
As the world’s largest and most established medical defence organisation, we can be there for you if you face a problem related to your practice. The Best part? Membership is completely free throughout your time as a medical student.
During your training, you’ll start putting into practice what you’ve learned by going out on clinical placement. Professional protection can assist you with any medicolegal problems that might arise from your work on placement.
issues that come from taking a history or performing a physical examination of a patient
communicating with patients and relatives
difficulties with sharing information with colleagues
medical school fitness to practise proceedings
any criminal proceedings arising from seeing patients during your training.
With Medical Protection you also get more than defence. Membership gives you access to plenty of resources to complement your studies, empowering you to help avoid mistakes and risks in the future.