Dental news you’ve missed this week

Missed out on this week’s dental news? No problem, here’s what happened over the past seven days…

Autumn Budget 2021 – what impact will it have on dentistry?

Autumn Budget 2021

Chancellor Rishi Sunak revealed fresh economic plans, with £5.9 billion set aside to alleviate NHS backlogs. However, the funding will bypass dentistry. Here we look at how the budget will impact the profession.

Dental nursing – dentistry’s ‘most devastating recruitment crisis’ in 30 years

Dental nursing – dentistry's 'most devastating recruitment crisis' in 30 years

Claire Frisby and Jayne Sproson explore the challenges within dental nursing and how many dental nurses feel undervalued. They claim dentistry is facing the ‘most devastating’ recruitment crisis in 30 years.

The Dentistry Scotland Show

Dentistry Scotland Show

Tomorrow is the Dentistry Scotland Show and we can’t wait to see you there. With an amazing line up of speakers and complementary beer and bubbles, this is a day you won’t want to miss.

Dentistry in Scotland – treatments fell 75% during pandemic

Dentistry in Scotland – treatments fell by 75% during pandemic

Staying in Scotland, this week we found out more than 3.5 million dental appointments have been lost due to COVID-19. Treatment delivery dropped by 75% compared to the previous 12-month timeframe.

A second a day for 30 days – Jana Denzel

Jana Denzel a second a day

This week we launched a couple of new features. The first, ‘A second a day for 30 days‘. Kicked off by Jana Denzel, we get a glimpse into his busy life to find out what happened during September.

The New Principal – thank you, next?

the new principal

Maysa Hattab launches ‘The New Principal’. She will walk us through the ups and downs of practice ownership. In her first column she discusses the disconnect between associates and owners.

Dentistry webinars

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