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Child Dental Health - Presenting the Results

The findings of the Child Dental Health Survey (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) were presented at a symposium in London on Friday, 5th June at the Hallam Conference Centre. 107 more words

Birmingham Dental School

Female dentists on the increase in NHS

An increasing number of female dentists are working for the NHS. New figures out today (Thursday), released by the NHS Information Centre, show that 43.5% of NHS dentists are now females following a 6.8% increase on the previous year. 403 more words

Dentists can earn over £300,000 - twice David Cameron's salary

More than 400 dentists in England and Wales earn a salary twice that of the prime minister, official figures show.

They are bringing home more than £300,000 a year before tax and after expenses, figures for 2008-09 reveal. 217 more words


Carers caring more but do the government?

An interesting juxtaposition of carers news over the past couple of days; firstly, the percentage of carers providing 50 hours or more care a week has more than doubled in the past 9 years; meanwhile, the government has axed the Caring with Confidence programme, a support package for carers worth £4.4 million a year. 328 more words

Adult Social Care

Mental Capacity Act 2005, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Assessments

The Information Centre has published ‘Quarterly analysis of Mental Capacity Act 2005, Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Assessments (England) Quarters 1 to 3 2009/10’. Hospitals and care homes are making use of new measures designed to protect people unable to give consent for their care. 87 more words

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