Dental - Care and Treatment
This policy has been reviewed with no significant changes to the content. References have been reviewed and updated.
Policy reviewed and further information added about record audit requirements and implemented action necessary. References reviewed and updated.
Policy has been updated to reflect communication methods and the importance of this. Professional standards have also been embedded within the policy.
The Treatment Plan Policy and Procedure has been updated to reflect clear protocols and requirements that must be implemented when planning treatment for both NHS and Private treatments available and required. Additional guidance has been included on requirements needed as dental professionals in accordance with GDC requirements and as healthcare professionals.
Policy has been updated to clarify the professional and regulatory responsibilities of dental professionals in relation to auditing.
Policy reviewed and updated to refer to best practice guidelines and specific requirements as set by the General Dental Council.
Additional confirmation of clinical audit requirements have been added to the policy to ensure that the Record Keeping Policy and Procedure captures all workplace records requirements.