We clarify the differences between wholly private dental practice providers, and those providing NHS dentistry, in regards to inspections.
Date: 21 March 2019
It has come to our attention that one or more Health Boards in Wales have been writing to orthodontists who hold GDS contracts stating that they are terminating the UOA element of their contract.
Practice owners are reminded that all eligible purchases for this year's HSCB grant scheme must be made and invoiced by 31 March 2019.
Date: 20 March 2019
The BDA has renewed its call on government to integrate oral health programmes and education within early years settings, as well as within curricula for older children, after the UK ranked last in a poll on oral health promotion in schools.
The future of NHS dentistry is now in doubt as a growing number of NHS practice owners report problems filling core clinical vacancies, according to new data from the BDA.
Date: 16 March 2019
Speaking to an inquiry today at the London Assembly, the BDA will urge the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan to follow the example of other city leaders, and tackle deep seated oral health inequalities among the capital's children.
Date: 14 March 2019