The Dentist Magazine.

MDDUS responds to appropriate clinical negligence cover consultation

The Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS) believes there is no evidence to suggest healthcare professionals and patients will be better protected through regulation of clinical negligence cover – and that the current indemnity model remains the gold standard that serves healthcare professionals and protects patients.

Monday, March 4, 2019

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NHS pensions may be painful for dentists

Dentists could face unexpected tax bills and find their pension pot does not provide as much as they believe following government changes in NHS Pension regulations, expert advisers in the field have warned.

Friday, March 1, 2019

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DHSC seeks dentists’ views on indemnity cover

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is seeking views about indemnity cover for dentists and other healthcare professionals who are not covered by any existing or proposed state-backed scheme, via an open consultation which closes on 28 February.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

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Brush DJ Ltd wins Healthcare competition

Dentist Ben Underwood, creator of the Brush DJ app, has been announced as a winner of a national Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) Healthcare competition to improve children’s oral health.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

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New Dental Innovation Symposium launched

Henry Schein companies Software of Excellence, Henry Schein Dental, MediHoldings and Biohorizons, all of which are at the forefront of innovation in dentistry, have come together and combined all the best elements from the award-winning Digital Symposium and the successful Good to Great Event to create the 2019 Dental Innovation Symposium.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

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