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Bulletins - commissioners

Regular bulletins are created to provide useful updates for Dental Commissioners.

Bulletins will be emailed to all relevant recipients using the email address held in Compass. Make sure these details are kept up to date.

The 6 most recent bulletins are available:

June 2021

Commissioners - England

Articles include:

  • Year-end declaration and COVID-19 workforce forms
  • Annual Reconciliation Report process
  • NHS Dental Services user forum
  • This month’s Dentist Bulletin

Commissioner Bulletin England – June 2021 (PDF:137KB)

May 2021

Commissioners - England

Articles include: 

  • Temporary suspension of some Compass functions
  • Maintain access to Compass
  • Annual Reconciliation Report process
  • NHS Dental Services user forum
  • This month’s Dentist Bulletin

Commissioner Bulletin England – May 2021 (PDF:183KB)

Commissioners - Wales

Articles include:

  • Maintain access to Compass
  • Annual Reconciliation Report process

Commissioner Bulletin Wales - May 2021 (PDF: 168KB)​​​​​​

April 2021

Commissioners - England

Articles include: 

  • Annual Reconciliation Report process
  • NHS Dental Services user forum
  • Abatement letters in Compass
  • Flexible commissioning
  • Using Compass: Web browsers
  • This month’s Dentist Bulletin   

Commissioner Bulletin England – April 2021 (PDF:144KB)

Commissioners - Wales

Articles include:

  • Annual Reconciliation Report process
  • Using Compass: Web browsers
  • This month’s Dentist Bulletin

Commissioner Bulletin Wales - April 2021 (Word: 233KB)

March 2021

Commissioners - England

Articles include:

  • Year-end 2020/21 webinars
  • Deadline to complete your contract amendments
  • Temporary suspension of some Compass functions
  • NHS website profiles
  • Limiting cancellations and managing lost appointment time
  • Dental data requests
  • Contract information
  • Using Compass: Web browsers
  • This month's Dentist Bulletin

Commissioner Bulletin England – March 2021 (PDF:152KB)

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​​​​​​Commissioners - Wales

Articles include:

•    Deadline to complete your contract amendments
•    Temporary suspension of some Compass functions
•    Dental data requests 
•    Using Compass: Web browsers
•    This month's Dentist Bulletin

Commissioner Bulletin - Wales - March 2021 (Word: 236KB)

January 2021

Commissioners - England

Articles include:

  • PPE reimbursement
  • Compass downtime
  • Year-end reconciliation 2020/21
  • This month’s Dentist Bulletin

Commissioner Bulletin England – January 2021 (PDF:131KB)​​​​​​

Commissioners - Wales

Articles include:

  • Compass downtime
  • eDEN – Provider dashboards
  • This month’s Dentist Bulletin

Commissioner Bulletin Wales – January 2021 (PDF: 120KB)

December 2020

Commissioners - England

Articles include:

  • Transmitting COVID-19 triage forms
  • When to submit a COVID-19 triage form
  • Submitting historic COVID-19 triage forms - Face to face option
  • December cut-off date
  • NHS patient charges from 14 December 2020
  • Flu vaccine survey for business owners
  • Compass downtime
  • Suspension of foundation dentist to contract function
  • Completion of Aerosol Generating Procedure (AGP) information
  • Year-End Reconciliation 2019/20
  • Customer contact centre opening hours

Commissioner Bulletin England – December 2020 (PDF: 126KB)

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