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…
Following the release of the initial findings from the first ever Dentistry Census, the full white paper is now available to download. This is the most comprehensive survey the UK dental profession has seen. Make sure you download your copy now.
Dental practices have been told to stop serving notices of termination to unvaccinated staff. The move follows the government’s announcement that it will reconsider the decision all healthcare staff in primary care need to be double vaccinated by April.
MP Chris Matheson spoke up this week claiming the government is ‘starving’ the NHS of funding, resulting in ‘back-door privatisation’ of dentistry. He concluded: ‘Perhaps there has been a more sinister scheme to monetise dentistry.’
A research team will look at how dentists can help reduce obesity levels. They argue dentists deliver behavioural change for oral health. They’ll explore whether dental teams could embed monitoring of weight into dental services.
Anthony Roberts will discuss periodontology and its importance at the North of England Dentistry Show, taking place next month! Make sure you register now for free and take advantage of everything that’s available at this year’s show.
How well do you sleep at night? The latest Dentistry CPD course explains how making sure your business is run along the correct lines can ease worries. It highlights that if your practice isn’t run correctly, you could find your entire business at risk.
If you haven’t been on the Dentistry Webinar platform, make this week the time to try it! With a whole host of webinars available live and On Demand, it’s a great opportunity to update your CPD and hear from leading speakers in your own time.
This week there is just the one webinar. Take a look and make sure you sign up with the simple click of a button…
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