Dental - Clinical Governance
Policy updated and amended to include regulatory references and to define what should be included within the audit process. It has been converted to the new QCS format.
Policy converted to the new QCS format and states that all patients are treated with respect and are involved in all stages of their dental care including planning, treatment and maintenance. This policy should be read in conjunction with the Consent Policy and Procedure.
New policy to include specific details on types and indicators of abuse including dental neglect and how to respond. Emphasis is on the need to understand child protection procedures within a dental practice.