MDA National doesn't just provide outstanding professional indemnity cover. We support our members and empower them to practice at their best. We do this by ensuring all our members can access personalised resources to support their learning, practice management, and their wellbeing.
Our wide range of member benefits include:
- expert in-house medico-legal advice
- support in practice
- medico-legal library and blogs
- member-only education activities
- member discounts
- career development and interview skills training
- health and wellbeing support
- professional development training
Member discounts for junior doctors
In partnership with the AMA Queensland, MDA National support our collective members and local medical profession through collaborative initiatives, including member discounts.
AMA Queensland members who are eligible for MDA National’s post graduate or doctor in specialist training categories can receive up to 100 per cent discount off the total cost of MDA National membership and professional indemnity insurance*.
|Professional indemnity premiums tailored to your career stage||Premium||AMA Queensland member premium||Premium savings|
|Final year students/Interns||Complimentary|
|Post graduate years 2 and 3||$50||$0||100%|
|Post graduate years 4 and 5||$100||$0||100%|
|Doctors in specialist training||$150||$75||50%|
*Premium reductions are applicable for MDA National's eligible "postgraduate" and "doctor in specialist training" Members where you are also a member of AMA Queensland. These reductions cannot be claimed in conjunction with any other offer and are subject to the terms and conditions of the Professional Indemnity Policy and underwriting approval. Premium reductions will be automatically applied to MDA National's renewal invitation for eligible members.
Keep On Program
As a doctor-owned organisation, we recognise there is a lot to think about as you enter your internship. To support you in getting the best start, we have created an Intern Transition Pack as part of the MDA National Junior Doctor Keep On Program.
Starting in private practice
Starting out in private practice can be daunting, but with the right support and information it can be an exciting, rewarding, and fulfilling experience. MDA National are committed to providing you with the resources and guidance you need to hit the ground running, so you can focus on providing the best care for your patients.
We provide important resources to assist in the following areas:
- billing and fees
- privacy and cybersecurity
- managing patient records
- complaints handling
- leadership and people management
Our Getting Started in Private Practice cover includes an 80 per cent discount for your first year, followed by a 60 per cent, 40 per cent and 20 per cent discount each year respectively. This allows you to build up your private specialist practice whilst receiving reduced premiums.
Insurance Policies are underwritten by MDA National Insurance Pty Ltd ABN 56 058 271 417 AFS Licence No. 238073