Chris Morris has been elected to the BDA’s Board (known as the Principal Executive Committee) in the 2021 by-election for the vacant UK-wide seat.
Date: 30 July 2021
The UK government has finally confirmed a 3% pay award for 2021/22.
Date: 21 July 2021
Last week, Parliament held a first debate on the much-anticipated Health and Care Bill. This Bill aims to shift the responsibility for managing contracts for primary care services from NHS England to Integrated Care Boards (ICBs), which might have serious implications on the way NHS dentistry is delivered.
The BDA has paid tribute to its former president Dame Margaret Seward, following news of her recent death.
Date: 23 July 2021
The BDA has urged dentists to be appropriately protected, as MPs call on the government to end the 'Wild West' of non-surgical beauty treatments.
The BDA has said a long-term approach to pay is now required to keep NHS dentistry viable, following confirmation of a 3% pay award.