Dr Jane Renehan recommends the EPA’s new dental code of practice as essential reading for all dentists and dental team members.
Dentistry is operating in a world where regulatory monitoring and legal enforcement seem to be forever shifting.
Like good oral hygiene, dental compliance is achieved and sustained when we first reach an acceptable level of dental health and then establish a daily maintenance programme.
Being dental compliant is having a systematic set of procedures which are consistently followed in your practice to ensure that your statutory obligations are being met.
As you open your dental practice after the extended holiday period take a few minutes to carry out some infection prevention and control safety checks.
As you close your dental surgery for the holiday period don’t forget to carry out these essential last-minute infection prevention and control safety checks.