The latest changes to the Statement for Dental Remuneration (SDR) are detailed in amendment No. 138. Download a copy of the SDR
This CDO Letter advises NHS Boards of the introduction of a NHS Occupational Health and Guidance service for GDPs, members of the dental team and other practice staff.
This letter advises NHS Boards of a further revision of the Scottish Dental Access Initiative (SDAI) capital scheme which will take effect from 1 February 2018.
Scotland’s Oral Health Improvement Plan focuses on risk assessment, health inequalities and personalised care.
The Scottish Government’s consultation of the future or oral health ran fr0m September 15th to December 8th 2016. 564 dental professionals attended a series of roadshows events across Scotland and focus groups were run involving 113 members of the public. Two documents were published summarising the 427 responses received. Downloads Analysis of responses to Scotland’s…
This document updates and supersedes previous guidance and outlines the arrangements for payment verification for 2016-17.
This is an addendum to the circular “Pay and conditions of service: remuneration of hospital medical and dental staff, doctors and dentists in public health medicine and the community health service; hospital medical and dental staff;; doctors and dentists in public health medicine and the community health service; public dental service staff;; dental training grades;…
This NHS Circular from the Director of Health Workforce and Strategic Change sets out pay scales for dentists working in hospitals, public health, training and postgraduate education.
This letter advises NHS Boards and Practitioner Services of the publication of an amendment to the Statement of Dental Remuneration (SDR), Amendment No 134, which takes effect from 1 April 2017. The Memorandum to this letter also advises dentists and dental bodies corporate of the implementation dates for IT-related developments. Download a copy of the…
The latest changes to the Statement for Dental Remuneration ( SDR) are detailed in Amendment No 134, which takes effect from 1st April 2017 . Amendment 134 is the full SDR Download a copy of the SDR
This letter advises NHS Boards and Practitioner Services of the introduction of a further revised GP17(O) from 1 January 2017. The memorandum advises of changes to the GP17(O) in relation to Universal Credit Download a copy of the letter and memorandum
This letter advises NHS Boards of a further revision of the Scottish Dental Access Initiative (SDAI) capital scheme which will take effect from 1 December 2016.
This communication from the Scottish Government Population Health Directorate covers two areas: Scotland’s oral health plan: a Scottish Government consultation exercise on the future of oral health Defibrillators to independent dental practices providing NHS General Dental Services (GDS)
Additional Provision Enabling NHS Boards to Make Unannounced Inspections of Practices providing NHS General Dental Services (GDS)
Mandatory training requirements for dentists applying to NHS Board lists, from April 1st 2016.
This paper sets out the Scottish Government’s strategic vision for eDentistry in the context of the wider eHealth strategy. The paper considers the work programmes currently in train, to fit them into a proper planning cycle, with prioritisation and a strategic focus on benefits to be accrued.It pulls these separate programmes together into an overarching,…
This letter advises of an amendment to the ‘Deemed NHS Committed’ Status for New Practices Claiming Additional General Dental Practice Allowance (GDPA) and Reimbursement of Practice Rental Costs. With effect from 1 November 2015 new practices will no longer be automatically deemed NHS committed for the purpose of entitlement to additional GDPA payment of 6%…
This revised Statement of Dental Remuneration (SDR) comes into affect on the 1st November 2015 Download SDR Amendment No. 130
This letter advises Health Boards of the latest revisions of the Scottish Dental Access Initiative (SDAI) capital scheme. The revisions come into effect from the 1st November 2015. The outlines those Health Board areas where offers of financial assistance to establish new or expand or purchase existing NHS dental practices will be available only Download…
This document provides guidance to NHS Boards for the delivery of Oral Health Improvement and Dental Services in Scottish Prisons. Download a copy of the document