• Why become a member?

    • Largest specialist in-house medico-legal team of all MDOs in Australia

    • Market-leading risk education program

    • Comprehensive policy coverage

    • Unique member benefits

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  • Australia’s leading medical defence organisation and medical indemnity insurance provider

    As Australia’s leading medical defence organisation and provider of medical indemnity insurance, Avant has more members, more claims experience and more expertise. So whatever situation as a medical professional you may find yourself in, you can be assured no one has more experience or resources to protect, defend and advise you. Avant, your advantage.

  • What's new

    Stay up to date with medico-legal news and events tailored to your specialty and access exclusive member-only tools, resources, education and scholarship opportunities for medical students, doctors and other medical professionals.

    • Hurry! Join Doctors Health Fund Offer closes 30 June 2015

      Join the health fund created for doctors and choose a $300 Gift Card or an iPad Mini - terms and conditions apply

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    • Missed Atul Gawande at Sydney Opera House?

      A recording is now available of the Avant-sponsored session at Sydney Writers' Festival, where acclaimed surgeon, Atul Gawande, explores the realities of ageing today and the role of the medical practitioner.

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    • Connect 4 - Protecting members every day

      This issue focuses on the day to day reasons members need our advice and support.

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  • Risk management resources for Avant members

    • Webinar - Navigating the maze: IMGs and the Australian medical system

      This webinar explores the issues for international medical graduates who are working within the Australian healthcare system.

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    • CPD accredited eLearning courses

      Online courses consist of videos, cases and quizzes. Learning is self-paced and accredited by several colleges. Topics include communication, record keeping, case studies, consent, and common medico-legal issues.

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    • What to expect as an intern

      These short videos provide insight and ideas from Avant members and our medico-legal team. They focus on five key areas for you to consider to make a successful transition from student to intern.

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