DDU journal autumn 2019

Associate contracts can vary hugely in their quality and content, so it's important for all parties to understand the principles involved.

Our recently launched associate contract checking service, available to both practice owner and associate members, has proved to be a very popular addition to the existing benefits of DDU membership. However, the new service has shown there is a huge variation in the associate contracts currently in use.

In the latest issue of the journal, we explain the key points you need to know about associate contracts.

Also in this issue:

  • Only human: how human factors affect risk management in patient safety
  • Open wide: the risks of swallowed or inhaled dental instruments
  • Dental complaints e-learning from the DDU

...and much more.

Read the issue in full.

This guidance was correct at publication 09/12/2019. It is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.

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