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The right choice because we put doctors first

MPS is the world's leading medical defence organisation, putting members first by providing professional support and expert advice throughout their careers.

Why choose MPS?

First class service

96% of members would recommend MPS to a colleague*

We pride ourselves on our commitment to giving you the highest quality service. Our whole ethos is focused on putting your needs first and doing our best to help you in whatever way we can.

The right price

Our subscriptions are set fairly which means you only pay for the risk associated with your area of practice. With MPS you get the best protection at the right price.


We are committed to providing you with professional support and expert advice throughout your career.

24 hour access

You can turn to fellow professionals with unrivalled specialist medicolegal experience who provide confidential, individual, expert advice 24/7.

Information and Risk Management

We are committed to helping you avoid problems and provide the best care for your patients.

*MPS member satisfaction survey 2010

What you can expect from MPS:

  • Complete occurrence-based indemnity during your membership period, after your membership expires or even if you stop practising
  • Legal advice and representation across a wide range of circumstances
  • Assistance dealing with unwanted media attention or adverse publicity if you are involved in a civil case or disciplinary proceedings
  • Free education materials and workshops covering clinical risk management, practice systems and processes, communication and interpersonal skills, professionalism and ethics, from MPS Education and Risk Management.

MPS and the medical profession

As a member of MPS you can feel secure in our professional knowledge and experience. Not only do we look after individual professionals, we also monitor the development of professional and national policies that have medicolegal implications, lobby for change in current legislation and make representations to decision-making bodies.