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With your foundation year coming to an end, it’s time to get the best protection possible for your career ahead.Confirm your details and renew your membership
Once you receive your renewal pack, you will need to confirm your plans for Year Two. It’s easy to let us know what your plans are for year two, simply log in to the MyMPS membership portal and enter your details. To get started, simply choose your types of work for next year:
Full time associate
Dental Core Training
Second FD year
If you’re not planning to practise in September, you can defer your membership at no cost by emailing us.
Your Year Two subscription will be tailored to your individual circumstances so it will depend on what additional types of work you do, if any. Here are some examples of how much you could expect to pay for Year Two membership:
At Dental Protection, the support and advice we provide makes us the best choice. Trust us to help protect your career and reputation on the next step of your professional journey, and for years to come.
As a member-owned, not-for-profit organisation, we exist purely to support you. Here are just some of the benefits you receive:
Our expert dentolegal team are there to help with queries and dentolegal emergencies whenever you need them. The advice line is even open 24/7, 365 days a year in an emergency. Whatever your question, problem or dilemma, we are only ever a phone call away.
In the past five years, 1 in 3 warnings issued by the GDC related to personal conduct. We're one of the few defence organisations that can offer protection in these cases, going above and beyond to safeguard your reputation.
We protect you in the good times and the bad. As you focus on treating your patients, we’re committed to supporting you and your mental health in a host of ways, including free counselling, a wellbeing app, podcasts, webinars and more. Find out more
When facing a complaint, we can help you respond and this can stop a situation from escalating. In 2018 alone, we helped members in over 2,700 cases where a complaint had been made.
We’re proud to be discretionary, with no financial caps or limits on the indemnity we can provide. It's why we use people, not contracts, to make decisions.
As part of the MPS group, Dental Protection has the largest reserves of any dental defence organisation in the UK. Our members have enjoyed the benefits of this stability for more than 125 years, and we are confident that we’ll be here for another 125.
We provide the largest range of CPD resources of any dental defence organisation, all included as part of your membership, so you can continually build your skills through training days, workshops, events and extensive online learning. Visit Prism to find out more. Log in or create an account here.
We’ve also created a range of podcasts, covering issues that affect you and your career. Check out the latest podcast: Getting to sleep during COVID-19
You'll notice a few things have changed on our website. After asking our members what they want in an online platform, we've made it easier to access our membership benefits and created a more personalised user experience.
Why not take our quick 60-second tour? We'll show you how it all works and it should only take a minute.
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Use the top navigation bar to access essential links from any page of the site.
Should you need to contact us, our phone numbers are always visible.
Start your search by choosing your profession and/or area of interest through the two dropdowns.
Enter keywords to find specific resources. For exact terms, just use speech marks, e.g. "record keeping".
We'll save your profession in the "I am a..." dropdown filter for next time.
Narrow your search based on theme, field, format, article, type or location.
Based on the pages you visit, we'll also provide useful links under the 'More' tab.
Now you've seen all of the updated features, it's time for you to try them out.
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