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A member may request advice and assistance with patient complaints, including Dental Council matters. Any member who receives correspondence from the Dental Council which requires their observation or comments is advised to seek advice and assistance from Dental Protection in relation to this.
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The new sharps regulations came in to force in Ireland in March this year. The European Union (Prevention of Sharps Injuries in the Healthcare Sector) Regulations 2014.
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Our latest news, press releases and responses to public consultations plus details of upcoming DPL events
We are pleased to offer the highly interactive and internationally renowned Mastering series of workshops
Our publications provide a regular review of the legal and ethical aspects of dentistry together with sound risk management advice
The Radiological Protection Institute of Ireland has published two new position statements, which amend its Code of Practice
Introducing a new scheme which rewards members in Ireland for participation in risk management activities - Find out more here
Frequently asked questions for members practising in Ireland
A guide to handling complaints, including a draft complaints procedure and frequently asked questions
The Dental Council has recently approved the following guidance and decisions
The Dental Council issued the Code of Practice making it mandatory from 1 June 2011, for dentists to display private fees in in the practice
Details of our Ireland and UK contacts, plus advice on 'what to do' if an incident occurs