Dental Management System
To be used for a Dental Decontamination Operative in the dental practice.
Statement of main terms and conditions of employment.
COVID-19 information and the latest FGDP guidance from 17 June 2020 have been included in references. All other references have been reviewed and updated.
Policy has been updated with some minor changes following the guidance in the FGDP’s document released on 17th June 2020 – ‘ Implications of Covid-19 For The Safe Management Of General Dental Practice Synopsis’. We have included this document in the references section.
The following procedures have been updated:
Procedure 5.1 – Guidance on patients wearing PPE in the practice
Procedure 5.9 – Advice on mopping floors after high risk AGEs and information about prophylactic polishing of teeth
This policy details the maintenance procedures for a service to follow. It has been reviewed and the procedure updated to reflect “Hot works” and “Permit to Works” with additional bits of information. There is also reference to working safely, barriers and locking off areas, and a Permit to Work template has also been provided in the Forms section.