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MEDICUS

Assured support when you need it

Over 90 percent of New Zealand medical professionals only carry discretionary, rather than assured, professional indemnity insurance, exposing themselves to significant professional and personal risk. 

Medicus offers Aotearoa’s most comprehensive professional indemnity insurance for doctors and allied health practitioners including dentists, dental technicians, nurses, physician assistants, anesthetic technicians, radiographers, physiotherapists and a variety of others.

We've got you covered

Our insurance provides a guarantee of support in the event of a complaints, disciplinary proceedings or other legal processes being brought against our members, in connection with their professional services. It provides access to leading medico-legal advisory services, incident support, legal specialists and risk management.

We are a New Zealand owned and operated not-for-profit membership organisation, with insurance cover being provided to members through our brokers, Aon, and AA- rated NZI, one of the country’s largest insurers.

Insurance available for members of Medicus. Not a Medicus Member? Join Now.

In a member's words

Dr Eric Tan

Waikato Hospital

‘I came across Medicus by chance when I arrived in New Zealand to practise Plastic Surgery in 2016 and can only compare my experience with Medicus to other UK indemnity institution. The support I received from Medicus for medicolegal matters over the years can only be summarised as akin to a clinician consulting another trusted colleague at work. In today’s ever evolving world of increasing political complexities and societal dynamics; I do not feel I can serve my patients to my best ability without the confidence of knowing I am supported by Medicus.’

Join Medicus now

 

To access New Zealand's most comprehensive professional indemnity insurance sign up below.

 

Membership is open to medical and allied health practitioners practicing in New Zealand, or students undertaking tertiary study in New Zealand. Your Medicus membership allows you to access our in-house medicolegal advisers at any point for support and guidance, should an incident occur. We will guide you every step of the way, providing assured support when your reputation is at stake.​

Please download and fill in one of the forms below and send it back to nz.medicus@aon.com.