NHS Dentistry Insights - Part 2

Essential insights into the future of NHS dentistry – Part 2

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During last year’s BDIA Showcase, Practice Plan organised a meeting of expert minds for two live events, firstly to facilitate discussion around the results of the fourth NHS Confidence Monitor and, secondly, to allow dental professionals in the audience to ask their burning questions about the possible future of NHS dentistry. Practice Plan is now delighted to share the second …

Essential insights into the future of NHS dentistry

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At the 2016 BDIA Showcase, Practice Plan was delighted to bring together a number of key opinion leaders for two live events, one to discuss the results of the fourth NHS Confidence Monitor and one to answer audience members’ burning questions on the future of NHS dentistry.

Reflecting on the results of the fourth NHS Confidence Monitor survey

Nigel Jones’ views on the results of the fourth NHS Confidence Monitor Survey

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Listen to this episode of Bodcast as Sales and Marketing Director, Nigel Jones, offers his thoughts on the fourth set of results from the NHS Confidence Monitor survey and shares his views on what this means for the future of NHS dentistry.

Alun Rees' views on the fourth NHS Confidence Monitor survey

Alun Rees’ views on the results of the fourth NHS Confidence Monitor Survey

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The negativity continues with the responses to this survey. I do wonder when the profession will wake up and smell the coffee. The NHS is not going to improve, there is no magical new contract, in fact the reports from the trial practices show things may well get worse with a new contract. It is not in the Government’s thinking …

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Simon Thackeray’s views on the results of the fourth NHS Confidence Monitor Survey

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The lack of information and clarity as to what will be in any new contract is still not evident, and personally I think it never will be as this suits the Government. I think that’s one of the main reasons for the disillusion in the profession, and probably the reason confidence is at 25%. That’s not good when there are …

Explore the results with the third Insights Panel

A discussion on the results of the third NHS Confidence Monitor survey

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Following the release of the results of the third NHS Confidence Monitor in March 2016 – a survey commissioned by Practice Plan to monitor the dental profession’s confidence levels in NHS dentistry – a group of key opinion leaders met to discuss them. On this occasion, the panel consisted of Eddie Crouch, David Houston, Judith Husband, Andrew Lockhart-Mirams, Petros Mylonas and Paul …

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Health Secretaries as Bond Villains – DentistGoneBadd shares his thoughts on NHS dentistry

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The new Bond movie is thought to involve a machine built by a megalomaniac who sucks out the confidence of UK dentists from space.

Chas Lister's views on the NHS Confidence Monitor Results

Chas Lister’s views on the results of the Third NHS Confidence Monitor

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The latest NHS Confidence Monitor is a stark portrayal of the Government-funded end of the profession. Sadly, it confirms the opinions expressed widely and informally. Sadly, it is not a surprise.

David Bretton's views on the 3rd nhs confidence monitor

David Bretton’s views on the results of the Third NHS Confidence Monitor

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Career prospects The first thing that I noticed about the results was that as I expected, a large proportion of those asked (84%) are not feeling confident of their career prospects within NHS dentistry for the future. I think this lack of confidence comes because nobody knows what is going on!

Jane Lelean's views on the 3rd nhs confidence monitor

Jane LeLean’s views on the results of the Third NHS Confidence Monitor

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Do you think that the results of the latest NHS Confidence Monitor survey are a true reflection of the mood amongst the profession? In your opinion, what are the key influencing factors to this? I do recognise that this is a true reflection of the dental profession and interesting as a broad brush approach, the answers follow the Pareto 80:20 …