Clinic

Assured cover

Insurance is open to all Medicus members. Our cover is bound by insurance contracts from NZI - one of New Zealand’s largest and most reputable insurers - and supported by industry-leading medicolegal professionals. 

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Choose your cover

If your professional reputation and livelihood are at stake, you want to know you have an insurance contract you can rely on to provide the best medicolegal representation available without delay. Our in-house liability team and legal advisers work together to assure professional liability indemnity, support, and guidance for every step of your career, from starting out as a student up into your retirement.

Benefits of choosing Medicus Indemnity Cover

Medical malpractice indemnity

Limit of Indemnity of $2,000,000 – Split $1,000,000 for claims payments and $1,000,000 for your defence costs and expenses associated with a claim.

Nil excess on claims

The excess on claims depends on the level you chose at the time that you purchase your policy. We offer members nil claims excess! 

Cover for Doctors 

Senior Medical Professional

$1,407.60

Limited Income Practitioner 

annual income less than $50,000

$979.80

Registrars 

$517.50

House Officer 

second and subsequent years

$447.35

House Officer first year / Student

No cost

Please Note 

*All prices include the Medicus Administration fee

*All prices include GST 

*NZMA Members receive 10% discount on the above prices 

Legal costs and expenses

Cover for legal costs and expenses incurred in responding to or defending a MOH, Medical Council, HDC or other statutory or quasi-judicial hearing, enquiry or investigation arising out of your professional conduct, competency or related to a claim or circumstance

Medicolegal advice 

Our in-house liability team and legal advisers work together to assure professional liability indemnity, support, and guidance for every step of your career

Cover for Allied Health Practitioners 

Dentists / Dental Surgeons 

$933.80

Audiologists 

$786.60

Nurse/Physician Assistant 

$384.10

Physiotherapists

$265.65

Radiographers/Sonographers

$174.80

Technicians / Research Scientists 

$120.75

Our medicolegal team

NZI engage with a variety of other law firms and lawyers through-out NZ, with particular medico-legal experience and expertise on an as required basis.

Gaeline Phipps

Long-standing member of Medicus Legal Panel

You can contact Gaeline Phipps at: gphipps@professionallaw.co.nz

Dr Peter Robinson

Principal Medicolegal Advisor

You can contact Dr Peter Robinson at: 

probinson@medico-legal.co.nz

Apply for cover now

As a Medicus member, please download and fill in one of the forms below and send it back to nz.medicus@aon.com.

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Cover for
Doctors 

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Cover for Allied Health Professionals