British Chiropody and Podiatry Association
What is Included?

Insurance Cover

  • Public Liability and Professional Medical Malpractice (professional indemnity) insurance cover up to £5,000,000 on each and every claim (This is for each individual member and is not a Group policy).
  • Product, Treatment and Liability cover up to £5,000,000 on each and every claim.
Business Support
  • Advice to members on starting up and managing a private practice - including accounting and other legal ramifications. Advice on partnerships etc.
  • Advice on employment issues
  • Networking issues both locally and nationally
Professional Support
  • Access to professional advice and assistance with professional matters
  • Advice on health and safety including decontamination of instruments, infection control and risk assessment
  • Clinical guidelines and other documentation e.g. waste disposal guidelines, minimum standards guidelines
  • Links to BCPA and special interest groups
  • Legal advice and assistance through it's London Solicitors (including provision of barrister as appropriate) at any Health Professions Council (HCPC) hearing
  • Formal representation at HCPC and local disciplinary hearings
Continual Professional Development (CPD)
  • Access to courses run by both The SMAE Institute and local branch networks
  • Access to Local Anaesthesia, Prescriptions Only Medicines and Nail Surgery courses
  • Access to bi-annual national conferences
  • Access to the CPD@Home range (consisting of Open College Podiatry website, CD-Roms and DVD’s)
  • Access to a wide range of in-house 1,2 and 3 day Workshops
     
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