Practice Management

Highland practices join fast-growing dental group

Two dental practices that have been established for over 30 years has become part of Scotland’s biggest dental group after agreeing a new partnership.

How to talk patient finance without fear

Ruth Findlay shares her insights on how to communicate finance options clearly.

GDC publishes online resource for managers and employers of dental professionals

Contributing to patient safety and public confidence in dental services, a well-trained, motivated and competent dental team is in everyone’s interests. The General Dental Council (GDC) has published...

Adapt and survive

Shelley Clegg speaks to Deborah Parker, the site manager for two Links Orthodontics clinics in Manchester, about her practices' experience in working through the pandemic.

Utilising neurodivergent talent

Marita Hazeldene discusses a potential solution to recruitment problems.

Different, not less

Ellen Cummings discusses how to adapt your practice and patient communication to become autism-friendly.

Top tips for welcoming waiting rooms

Waiting rooms can be an anxious place for many people. Since it’s the first thing patients see when they enter your practice, it’s important to make it as welcoming and calming as possible. Music...

Denplan launches Denplan Plus

Denplan, part of Simplyhealth, has introduced Denplan Plus – a new support agreement designed to offer the most comprehensive solution to professional and business goals for a dental practice owner....

New normal, new balance

Andy Acton looks at the issue of changing workplace demographics and the impact that might have on dental practices.

IT housekeeping

Ian Pye gives some top tips for cyber security.

Building financial reliability

Richard Scarborough and Michael Copeland share ways to improve your financial reliability in 2021.

What if dental practice staff refuse the Covid-19 vaccine?

Emma Carr, case manager at Dental Protection, and Lesley Harrison, dentolegal consultant at Dental Protection, navigate what to do when a dental practice staff member refuses the Covid-19 vaccination.