More than just insurance cover, MIPS is a membership organisation committed to providing members with the security and support they need to practice with confidence. Benefits of membership have been specifically tailored to meet the needs of healthcare professionals and students.
Members receive medical indemnity cover for claims arising out of the provison of healthcare that exceeds Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency professional indemnity requirements.
MIPS Protections* covers a number of non-medical indemnity professional and business risks that may not be otherwise covered by insurance arrangements.*
Clinico-legal support (24/7 helpline)
MIPS members are provided timely, knowledgeable, professional and confidential support from experienced and sympathetic colleagues on clinico-legal matters – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
MIPS takes an active role in helping members beter manage their day-to-day working life, to help avoid adverse outcomes to patients or, in the event they occur, to help mitigate these outcomes. A broad range of risk management publications, workshops and online training modules are provided to members at no additional cost.
Other insurance covers provided
MIPS Members' Practice Entity Policy provides cover for healthcare errors made by prescribed practice staff. This membership benefit is provided at no additonal cost and available to members in private practice membership categories.**
MIPS Members' Group Personal Accident Policy provides financial assistance to non-student members (and/or their families) as a result of accidental bodily injury, death or upon loss of AHPRA registration due to defined events. Other benefits include travel insurance for members providing MIPS approved gratuitous health services in 3rd world countries.**
We maintain a database of useful resources just for you. Browse through our case studies, information sheets and e-books to keep up to date with the latest issues. For those that are already members, you can access these here.
At MIPS we want to protect more than your career. As an additional membership benefit we’ve secured savings of up to 10% on the price of new VW or Škoda vehicles. For terms and conditions click here**.
MIPS and the Elsevier publishing company have negotiated 20% off all educational health texts for MIPS members. Click here to take advantage of these offers now!
Medical Equipment Services (MES)
MIPS members are now entitled to up to 50% off medical and dental supplies and equipment. Click here to view the various deals on offer.
Work the World
Work the World is an organisation whose aim is to provide healthcare students with safe, affordable and hassle free overseas elective experiences. Find out more here.
The combined purchasing power of over 30,000 MIPS members now allows us to negotiate savings on selected products & services. PowerBuy offers discounted deals on brands including Dell, Lenovo, Fuji Xerox, NETGEAR and more. As a benefit of membership, MIPS members are entitled to use this service for free and can view the details here.
Call us to find out more on 1800 061 113, apply now to join us or request a membership fee estimate.
*see membership benefits handbook including product disclosure statement
**these membership benefits do not apply to Student Membership categories