Medical indemnity insurance in Australia
Medical indemnity insurance is designed to protect both the
doctor and the patient in cases where there are adverse incidents
as a result of medical care.
Medical indemnity cover is a requirement of medical registration
The peak body in medical indemnity is the Medical Indemnity
Insurance Association of Australia (MIIAA), which represents 5
For more information see the Australian Government Department of Health
The Australian Government has a support scheme in place designed
to make medical indemnity cover more affordable for doctors and
ensure the medical indemnity market remains sustainable.
For information about the Australian Government Medical Indemnity
Package see the Department of Health and Ageing.
Medical indemnity insurance in New Zealand
New Zealand Medical Professionals Ltd and Medicus Indemnity New
Zealand INC provide medical indemnity insurance in New