Doctors.net.uk members have an exclusive, free email account at the Doctors.org.uk domain, protected from spam and viruses.
The address is lifelong and, unlike other web-based email services, Doctors.net.uk email is accessible in most NHS trusts. The email service can be accessed from the website, or used with other email clients such as Microsoft Outlook as well as being synced to a mobile phone or hand-held device.
Step-by-step instructions are designed to explain how to synchronise your email client for use with Doctors.net.uk email to help you get the most out of the Doctors.net.uk email service.
The website also provides a calendar for organising your meetings and events, and storage for your documents. You can even set up your account to share your mailbox or folders with other doctors.
Contacts can be managed and put into groups for convenient emailing, and a powerful rules system allows you to automatically delete certain messages, redirect them or set up Out of Office replies.
Members are kept up to date with the latest news and information with a twice-weekly clinical bulletins. Members can also set up a range of alerts to ensure there are informed of relevant content and services.
Explanatory guides on Doctors.net.uk's Solution Centre provide information on how to use the email service, and Member Services can be contacted between 9.00am and 5.00pm on weekdays.