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Dental Protection Xtra offers the peace of mind that comes with knowing everyone’s better protected. As well as our expert defence and advice, Xtra members receive discounts for the whole dental team, free membership for nurses, and a host of practice management tools worth over £1500.

When you, as a practice principal or practice partner, are a Dental Protection member, you’re eligible to upgrade to Dental Protection Xtra.

It's easy to arrange, reduces the cost of membership for dentists, and provides free membership for nurses, as well as giving your practice additional benefits to help you provide outstanding care.

The discounts you receive from Dental Protection Xtra also mean that upgrading your membership is cheaper overall in the long run.

Exclusive benefits for Dental Protection Xtra

  • 10% off individual membership for dentists and DCPs who spend 50% or more of their time working in your practice
  • Full individual membership for GDC-registered nurses who spend at least 50% of their time working in your practice, at no additional cost
“The free nurse indemnity is a big plus for us and ensures that all of our dental nurses have current indemnity” 

  • In-house risk management support session for the whole practice team
    Choose from two risk management talks, delivered in your practice, worth 1 hour’s CPD. Improving the Patient Experience is designed to help reduce the risks associated with challenging interactions with patients, helping your team to understand the importance of effective communication in managing patient expectations. Consent in Dental Practice emphasises the importance of the issues and policies surrounding patient consent in dental practice. The talk is based on an interactive quiz format, so your team will benefit from actively engaging with the consent process.
  • 24/7 professional business support from Croner, worth up to £500
    Your membership includes access to Croner’s 24/7 business support helpline, giving you instant access to telephone advice from a team of experts on issues such as employment law, health and safety, tax and VAT and commercial legal help.
  • Full access to Croner-i Business Essentials, worth £1000
    Tailored around key legislative issues, this online information service contains a suite of best practice resources to help you comply with workplace legislation and protect your organisation. Compiled by industry experts, it provides templates, in-depth coverage and quick facts on over 100 business issues including finance and administration, employment, workplace safety and environmental issues.  
“Croner-i Business Essentials is a tool that every practice manager should have. The information is up to date with all new legislation, helping you comply with all the many changes that can affect you as a business.”

  • Access to Schülke’s Infection Control Dental Team Training course
    Online training for the whole team, covering all the key issues around infection control. Available on a range of devices, the course uses case studies and video to give your team a detailed understanding of the essentials of infection control. The package provides 18 months of access for up to 20 people, offering with hours of verifiable CPD. 
  • A dedicated local account manager to help you get the most out of your membership
    Plus when your team are all Dental Protection members, claims and complaints involving more than one healthcare professional tend to be easier to handle and resolve, so there's less stress and disruption for everyone.

Upgrade your membership today

To find out more about how Dental Protection Xtra can help your practice, speak to your local representative or register your interest online.

We can then help you upgrade and access membership discounts for you and the staff in your practice.

To upgrade, a practice principal or practice partner will need to complete and return a Dental Protection Xtra application form.

Download and complete the application form and payment instruction below and return them to us.

Scan and email to: 
applications@medicalprotection.org

Or post to:
Member Operations, Dental Protection, Victoria House, 2 Victoria Place, Leeds LS11 5AE, UK. 

    

Any questions?

For any questions about your membership, speak to one of the team

Already a Dental Protection Xtra member?

Find out who your local representative is, and learn how to contact them.

MEET YOUR LOCAL ACCOUNT MANAGER
If you need to make changes to your Dental Protection Xtra membership, you can find out more online.
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