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Additional resources to support general practice indemnity now available

We have created additional materials to help beneficiaries understand what is covered under each of our general practice indemnity schemes. The GPI reporting flowchart outlines when a claim should be reported to us or the relevant medical defence organisation (MDO), and whether the incident is …

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Prof Dame Lesley Regan Talks Embracing Equity for International Women’s Day 2023

Wednesday 8 March 2023 is International Women’s Day, a global day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The theme for 2023 is #EmbraceEquity, which aims to highlight why gender equity needs to be part of every society’s DNA. To mark the …

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Practitioner Performance Advice launches latest Insights paper on action plans

Our Practitioner Performance Advice service has today published its latest Insights paper: Professional Support and Remediation (PSR): key features of recent action plans which aims to raise awareness of how the PSR service can help frontline NHS organisations retain valued, experienced practitioners who need targeted …

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Farah Saber v. University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (Birmingham County Court, 2 December 2022 – Recorder Weaver KC)

Introduction Ms. Saber underwent an operation on 2 September 2013 to remove a tumour from her abdomen.  This was carried out following general anaesthetic and an epidural.  When she awoke from the procedure she could not move her legs and, whilst there has been improvement …

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Collaboration on Covid clinical negligence claims reaps rewards

The collaborative approach taken by NHS Resolution, Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) and the Society of Clinical Injury Lawyers (SCIL) in designing and operating the Covid 19 Clinical Negligence Claims Protocol has significantly reduced the volume of clinical negligence claims that have become litigated and …

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NHS Resolution Conference: ‘Collaborate to improve maternity care’

On Monday, we held a face-to-face national maternity conference, ‘Collaborate to improve maternity care’ at the Royal College of Physicians in London. Thank you to everyone that attended the event. We were pleased to be joined by around 200 delegates and representatives from arms-length bodies …

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