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Scotland's Oral Health Plan. A Scottish Government Consultation Exercise on the Future of Oral Health - Analysis of Responses

Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateJune 21, 2017


ISBN 978 1 78851 000 4
PPDAS 265496

This document is also available in pdf format (493 KB)


Foreword from the Chief Dental Officer

1. Analysis of Responses
Overview of Responses
Part A: Improving Oral Health
A Preventive-Based Approach to Oral Health Care
Enhanced Services
Patient Charges
Part B: Arrangements for General Dental Services
Contractual Arrangements for Practice Owners
Patient Registration
Earnings and Expenses Information
Future Provision
Professional Leadership, Quality Improvement and Scrutiny
Enhanced Clinical Monitoring
Quality Improvement Activities and Protected Learning Time
Part C: General Comments

2. Roadshow Events with Stakeholders
Theme 1 - Prevention and Risk
Theme 2 - Payments and Charges
Theme 3 - Organisation and Management
Theme 4 - Quality and Scrutiny

3. Webinars

4. Public Engagement

5. Conclusions and Next Step

6. Annex A


We would like to take this opportunity to thank the facilitators who gave their time and expertise to ensure the success of the roadshow events.

We would also like to thank the Scottish Health Council for undertaking a series of targeted patient engagement events across Scotland on behalf of Scottish Government.

We would like to thank everyone who contributed to this consultation process.