Request a Dental Protection Scotland Information Pack
Please fill in the online form here to request more information regarding Dental Protection in Scotland. Alternatively, you can contact Christina McNiven using the details below to speak to someone regarding Dental Protection in Scotland.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +44 (0) 141 956 3084
Click here to view DPL’s advice booklet on Handling Complaints for clinicians practising in Scotland.
Click here to view DPL's advice booklet on Consent for clinicians practising in Scotland.
In Scotland, the legal issues relevant to the treatment of this age group stem from the Age of Legal Capacity (Scotland) Act 1991
The Scottish Public Services Ombudsman has published a model complaints handling procedure
NHS Scotland has recently published a new foundation manual for NHS Scotland Caldicott Guardians
Healthcare Improvement Scotland takes over from The Scottish Commission for the Regulation of Care (aka the Care Commission)
An anonymous survey reveals how Scottish dentists rate their current indemnity organisation and why it may be time for a change
Obtaining appropriate consent to dental treatment is a fundamental role of dental practitioners in Scotland
The Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme) went ‘live’ in Scotland on 28 February 2011
In Scotland, government-funded healthcare is administered by NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) and NHS Scotland
Some useful links to NHS regulations and DPL press releases