NMA Notice to Medical Practitioners and Dental Surgeons on Professional Indemnity Insurance
adminComments Off on NMA Notice to Medical Practitioners and Dental Surgeons on Professional Indemnity Insurance
The National Officers Committee (NOC) of the Nigerian Medical Association wishes to call the attention of its members all over Nigeria to the need and importance of taking out professional indemnity insurance to protect themselves and their practice.
Aside from the provision of section 45 of the National health insurance scheme act that requires health professional to take indemnity insurance, the code of medical ethics in Nigeria, 2008 as highlighted by the medical and dental council of nigeria in its public notice of 5th september 2016 also make it a requirement for doctors and dentists to make professional indemnity insurance to protect themselves and their practice
Members of the profession are strongly advised to adhere to the guidelines of MDCN as specified in the codes of Medical Ethics
The NOC has made arrangements for doctors and dentists to easiy avail themselves of insurance policies at highly subsidzed premiums
This can be accessed on the NMA Website: www.nationalnma.org
Prof Mike Ozovehe Ogirima (President)
Dr Yusuf Tanko Sununu (Secretary General)
(Visited 137 times, 1 visits today)
JOIN THE NEW DoctorsQuarters.com BBM CHANNEL ON C0015D291... Its New And Refreshingby by
The Admin is a Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria Certified Medical Doctor, with profound expertise in Medical Content Creation and Medical Citizen Journalism.
He is popular for being a fast rising online voice in Nigeria, with a flair for animated writing. He is a professional health content writer.
He loves to swim, read and play board games. He see himself as one who is destined to play a role in the way health services are rendered to the human race.
In a joint press briefing Thursday in Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital, which was led by the Chief Medical Director (CMD) Prof. Aaron Ojule, with other senior staff of the hospital and the leadership of the resident doctors, call for immediate resumption of duty by all staff of the hospital. Prof. Ojule said: “We by […]
“There was porn in the call room the first night I slept there.” The call room is the room where doctors sleep — if they have minutes to catch some sleep — when they are on call. When you’re the first female doctor to ever be on the service, apparently you might find porn in […]
The National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) held an Extra-ordinary National Executive Council (E-NEC) meeting at the Apricot hotel, Umuahia on Wednesday 26th April 2017 to consider her response to the protracted victimization and unlawful suspension of Dr Orji Innocent, President Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), Federal Medical Centre Umuahia Delegates from all […]