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Recorded webinar: Reducing risk, improving profitability: 7 strategies for GDPs

Post date: 14/05/2019 | Time to read article: 2 mins

The information within this article was correct at the time of publishing. Last updated 09/08/2019

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Date: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Time: 13:00 - 14:00

Modern dentistry relies as much on good business management as it does on clinical expertise. Get additional insight to support your practice with our upcoming webinar. 

Join dental director Raj Rattan, where you’ll look at essential principles of risk management that apply in general dental practice. You’ll explore 7 strategies for success from both a clinical and business perspective.

Raj will examine different risks in the context of ‘failure’. You’ll take away practical tools to apply, benefitting the profitability of your practice in the short and long term.

By the end of the webinar you will:

  • Have a better understanding of the 7 key risk management principles in general dental practice.
  • Be able to apply the principles to control risk and reduce failure from a clinical and business perspective.
  • Be able to practise in a safer environment for the benefit of the dental team and the patients.

Earn 1 hour of CPD. 

This webinar meets the criteria for the GDC development outcomes A, B and D

Presented by:

Dr Raj Rattan
Dental Director, Dental Protection

Raj graduated from University College Hospital in London. He has worked in general dental practice for over 30 years during which he was the principal and co-principal of a group of practices. He combined this with his role of strategic associate dean in the London Deanery.

A member of the original Options for Change task group in 2001, Raj was then appointed as a policy adviser to the Department of Health and continued to act as a professional adviser to a number of NHS and private sector organisations on a consultancy basis. He has considerable experience of the NHS and the private and corporate sectors.

Raj has authored and co-authored several textbooks including titles on clinical governance, quality assurance and business management, and has published numerous articles in the dental press and contributed to a number of e-learning initiatives. He has examined nationally and internationally for the FGDP and is a visiting lecturer and teaching fellow to a number of postgraduate teaching programmes. He has lectured widely in the UK and overseas. In 2008, he was appointed MBE in the Queen's new year's honours list for services to dentistry. In 2014, he was admitted as a fellow of the International College of Dentists.

Raj first worked as a part-time dentolegal adviser for Dental Protection in 1993 before becoming a senior dentolegal consultant in 2011. He became dental director in 2016.

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