2019 ARF to remain unchanged in the face of internal and external risk

The General Dental Council (GDC) announced today that the Annual Retention Fee (ARF) will remain unchanged for 2019. In reaching the decision, the regulator weighed the complex picture of external risk it faces at a time when significant investment is being made for long-term improvement and concluded the time is not right to make the […]

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OCDO: Starting Well Core – online resources for dental professionals

As part of the Chief Dental Officer for England’s Starting Well Core initiative, a set of online resources for dental professionals has been developed to support dental teams providing preventive care for young children aged 0-2 years. This includes a range of professional- and public-facing resources (e.g. learning resources and guidance for professionals, posters for […]

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