The Scottish Government

Re-routing of low-level concerns

A new process allowing for the repatriation of low -level concerns to Health Boards and dental practices has been agreed by the Chief Dental Officer (CDO) in collaboration with the General Dental Council (GDC), British Dental Association (BDA), NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) and the NHS Board Directors of Dentistry.

The new process is outlined in PCA(D)(2020)15 and will be effective from the 1st January 2021.

Download a copy of PCA(D)(2020)15

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