• Intern/RMO1

    Membership and insurance

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  • For over 120 years we've been protecting doctors at every stage of their career. As an Avant Intern/RMO1 member, you'll be backed by the largest in-house specialist medico-legal team of any MDO in Australia, and that's important as your hospital may not cover you in every circumstance.

    Renew or join today for only $27.50 (incl GST) and you will be covered until 31 December 2018.

  • Your Intern/RMO1 Indemnity Insurance Policy includes:


    Intern/RMO1 Professional Indemnity

    Up to $20 million in civil liability and legal costs associated with a claim made against you in the provision of healthcare.

    unpaid healthcare

    Unpaid healthcare cover

    For those times when you may provide healthcare without being paid, such as a volunteer at a sporting event.

    legal fees

    Legal fees cover

    If you are required to participate in a disciplinary, coronial or criminal inquiry (sub-limit $150K), or a training dispute.

    communicable disease

    Automatic communicable disease cover

    Provides you with a lump sum payment of $125K in certain circumstances, if you contract Hepatitis C, Hepatitis B or HIV during the policy period.

    (Cover is subject to the full terms, conditions and exclusions of the policy.)

  • To help your transition to internship you will also receive a free copy of Emergency Medicine Diagnosis and Management - valued at over $50.00

    The seventh edition of this best-selling emergency medicine handbook has been revised and expanded to include the very latest evidence based guidelines. Suitable for Interns and junior doctors new to the emergency care setting, right up to specialist emergency medicine trainees.

    Author: Anthony FT Brown and Michael D Cadogan


  • Get more from your membership

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    Medico-legal advice when you need it

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    Avant DIT research scholarship program

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    Member newsletters and publications

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    Free premium Avant Travel Insurance*

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    Avant Learning Centre

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    Avant Loyalty Reward Plan^

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  • If you have any questions, please call Avant Member Services on 1800 128 268

    *Travel insurance is available under a Group Policy between Accident & Health International Underwriting Pty Limited ABN 26 053 335 952 and Avant Mutual Group Limited ABN 58 123 154 898. The issuers are Insurance Australia Limited ABN 11 000 016 722 AFSL 227681 trading as CGU Insurance (CGU) and AIA Australia Limited ABN 79 004 837 861. For full details including the restrictions, terms, conditions and exclusions that apply, please read and consider the Product Disclosure Statement and Avant’s Terms and Conditions of Travel Insurance Cover available at avant.org.au or by contacting us on 1800 128 268. For Interns and RMOs, travel insurance is subject to registration with Avant prior to each trip. Each insured person will incur an excess of $300 for each and every claim applicable under any section of this policy.
    ^Not all members are eligible for a LRP reward. Members not eligible include medical students, interns, RMOs and DITs and members who have their professional indemnity policy purchased on their behalf under a corporate group arrangement. However, membership years as an intern, RMO or DIT will be included in tenure calculations. The provision of an LRP reward will be determined by the Avant Insurance Board’s annual assessment of the quality of Avant’s financial performance.