Tagged: dentistry

Consultation on the arrangements for consideration of proposals on the fluoridation of drinking water

The Department is consulting on the process local authorities will use to conduct consultations on fluoridation of drinking water. We are not consulting on the benefits or disadvantages of fluoridation. … Read more → – Consultation on the arrangements for consideration of proposals on the fluoridation of drinking water

Government Response to the Office of Fair Trading Market Study into Dentistry published

This document sets out the government’s response to the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) market study of  private and NHS dental markets. This was published in May 2012. The evidence … Read more → – Government Response to the Office of Fair Trading Market Study into Dentistry published

Leaflet and poster on NHS dental services and charges now available

Details of NHS dental services and new charges are outlined in a new leaflet and poster. The leaflet describes how NHS dental services in England work, including how to find … Read more → – Leaflet and poster on NHS dental services and charges now available

Dental contracts uplift outlined

The Department of Health has made a determination for a 0.5% increase in expenses incurred under dental contracts for 2012/13. This is largely to fund pay increases for practice staff … Read more → – Dental contracts uplift outlined

Chief Dental Officer spring newsletter

The CDO Update spring edition has been published. It covers topics such as consultation on relaxing restrictions new dental contract re­form events held in Leeds and London dentist develops patient … Read more → – Chief Dental Officer spring newsletter

Latest list of participating dental practices in contract pilot scheme published

The latest list of dental practices participating in the dental contract pilot scheme, indicating their primary care trust and pilot type is available. Seventy pilot sites are now live around … Read more → – Latest list of participating dental practices in contract pilot scheme published

Results of dentistry patient survey

The latest survey of patients’ overall experience of NHS dentistry and their experience of accessing NHS dental services has been published. Key points from the GP patient survey dental statistics … Read more → – Results of dentistry patient survey