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Addressing members' concerns and confusion over hygienists and therapists treating patients under direct access.
Understanding the essentials of patient group directions – and how to use them.
Members report complaints and claims to us for all sorts of reasons, and common among them are allegations of unnecessary or inappropriate investigations and treatment.
Aesthetic treatment can be a challenging area of practice so here's some advice on how to manage and anticipate some key issues and avoid patients' dissatisfaction.
For dental hygienists and therapists, understanding the overlap and boundaries of prescription and Direct Access can be confusing.
Everyone in the dental team has a role to play in contributing to good patient care, so it's important to know how to work together well.
All dental practices using X-ray equipment must be registered with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
A Patient Group Direction (PGD) is a written instruction from a dentist (or other approved prescriber) that allows dental hygienists and therapists to...
Exploring the professional, ethical and legal obligations dental registrants must observe when delivering facial aesthetic interventions.