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The latest industry developments and insight from the world of dentistry.

July 2021

DHSC self-isolation guidance

27 July 2021

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has provided further guidance on applications for self-isolation exemption for critical workers. 

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DHSC webinar on NI protocol

23 July 2021

The Department of Health and Social Care will be running a webinar on Tuesday 27 July at 10:30-11:00am following the Command Paper published on the Northern Ireland Protocol.

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Update on self-isolation for 'critical services'

23 July 2021

The Government has provided an update on exemptions from self-isolation for a limited number of 'critical services'.  The list of sectors in which employers may be eligible to apply for...

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MHRA Annual Report 2020/21

21 July 2021

The MHRA has published its Annual Report and Accounts for 2020 to 2021.  The report provides an overview of the Agency's activities over the past year, including its work in relation to the...

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Self-isolation exemptions for critical workers

21 July 2021

The Government has announced that fully vaccinated critical workers will be able to leave self-isolation in "exceptional circumstances".

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CDO announces "common sense" changes to dental SOPs in England

16 July 2021

The Chief Dental Officer for England, Sara Hurley, has published a set of "common sense changes" to the dental Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). The CDO has stated that there will be...

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CDO announces "common sense" changes to dental SOPs in England

16 July 2021

The Chief Dental Officer for England, Sara Hurley, has published a set of "common sense changes" to the dental Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). The CDO has stated that there will be...

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General Dental Council announces new Chair

15 July 2021

The General Dental Council has announced that Baron Harris of Haringey (Lord Toby Harris) has been appointed as its new chair. The GDC has also announced the appointment of Council Member Angie...

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No changes to dental SOPs in England expected on 19 July

12 July 2021

While the Prime Minister has confirmed that the Government intends to lift legal COVID restrictions, including social distancing and face coverings, on 19 July we understand that no immediate...

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New Health and Care Bill introduced to Parliament

10 July 2021

The Government has set out proposals for changes to the health and care system under the new Health and Care Bill, which was introduced to Parliament this week.

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CQC registration requirements for 'direct-to-consumer' orthodontics

02 July 2021

The Care Quality Commission has issued a statement clarifying the registration requirements for direct-to-consumer orthodontic services, also referred to as online or remote orthodontics.

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