GDC : Scottish Dental magazine

 

  • Reappointment a ‘missed opportunity’

    The decision to reappoint Bill Moyes as chair of the General Dental Council (GDC) has been described as a “missed…

    6 April, 2017 / gdc

  • BDA launches regulator consultation

    The BDA has launched its own consultation on the future of dental regulation at a time when the GDC is…

    5 April, 2017 / gdc

  • Nurse struck off after PSA appeal

    A dental nurse who worked alongside disgraced Ayrshire dentist Alan Morrison has been removed from the GDC’s register after an…

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  • Profession and industry reacts to GDC proposals

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has cautiously welcomed the GDC’s new reform plans, saying that it will study the proposals…

    27 January, 2017 / gdc

  • GDC launches reform consultation

    The General Dental Council (GDC) has launched its long-awaited consultation into its planned reforms of dental regulation in the UK.…

    26 January, 2017 / gdc

  • Dentist and practice manager struck off

    An Ayrshire dentist and his practice manager have been struck off by the General Dental Council for a series of…

    11 February, 2016 / gdc

  • BDA calls for GDC chair to resign

    The British Dental Association has again called for the head of the GDC to resign after the latest damning report…

    29 January, 2016 / gdc

  • GDC defends no case to answer increase

    The number of GDC Fitness to Practise (FtP) cases that are thrown out with ‘no case to answer’ increased from…

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  • GDC publishes ARF consultation response

    The General Dental Council has published its full response to the latest consultation over the 2016 Annual Retention Fee (ARF).…

    26 November, 2015 / gdc

  • BDA slams ARF decision

    The British Dental Association (BDA) has criticised the GDC’s decision to keep the Annual Retention Fee (ARF) at an historic high of…

    23 November, 2015 / gdc

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  • GDC announces 2016 fee

    Despite widespread opposition from the dental profession and the British Dental Association (BDA), the General Dental Council (GDC) has announced…

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  • New ARF consultation proposes fee freeze

    Less than year after a judicial review ruled that the General Dental Council (GDC) had acted unlawfully in its consultation…

    12 October, 2015 / gdc

  • Dentists step up demand for Scots-only regulator

    Demands for a break away independent Scots regulator have been reinforced by a new survey of dentists north of the…

    29 September, 2015 / gdc

  • Supporting Quality Practice

    The nightmare of being referred to the GDC has long struck fear into the heart of the profession. Controversial the…

    31 July, 2015 / gdc

  • Local complaints process looked at

    A top level working group is to be established to look at how a new “local process” can be set…

    25 March, 2015 / gdc