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Bulletins - providers and performers

Regular bulletins are created to provide useful updates for dental commissioners and providers and performers.

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:

November 2019

Dentist Bulletin – England and Wales

Articles include:

  • Post ARR process is now open in Compass
  • New Twitter account
  • Compass Authorisation Form (CAF) – England only
  • Linked provider/performer accounts
  • eDEN update
  • Online FP17s awaiting authorisation in Compass
  • Mid-year review 2019/20
  • In the spotlight – Children’s dentistry
  • BDIA Dental Showcase at Birmingham NEC

Dentist bulletin – November 2019 (PDF: 259KB)

October 2019

Dentist Bulletin – England and Wales

Articles include:

  • DDRB uplift and Compass downtime
  • Friends and Family test - England only
  • Patient email and mobile numbers
  • Communication/engagement survey - now closed
  • Mid-year review 2019/20 – England only
  • Dental Assurance service reviews 2019-21 – England only
  • Dental Contract Reform
  • In the spotlight – Incomplete treatment
  • BDIA Dental Showcase at Birmingham NEC

Dentist bulletin – October 2019 (PDF: 257KB)

September 2019

Dentist bulletin – England

Articles include:

  • Compass passwords
  • NHSmail
  • NHS exemption checker
  • Mid-year/Year-end reconciliation
  • Communication / engagement survey
  • In the spotlight – Urgent care

Dentist bulletin England - September 2019 (PDF: 253KB)

Dentist bulletin – Wales

Articles include:

  • Compass passwords
  • NHSmail
  • Communication / engagement survey
  • GDS Reform Programme Reports
  • In the spotlight – Urgent care  

Dentist bulletin Wales - September 2019 (PDF: 253KB)

August 2019

Dentist Bulletin - England and Wales 

Articles include:

  • ARR adjustments
  • Video tutorials
  • GDPs claiming retirement benefits
  • Communication/engagement survey
  • In the spotlight - Mouthguards

Dentist bulletin - August 2019 (PDF: 108KB)

July 2019

Dentist Bulletin - England and Wales

Articles include:

  • Contract amend functionality
  • Video tutorials
  • Mid-year/Year-end reconciliation
  • Dental contract reform
  • In the Spotlight – inlays and onlays guidance

Dentist bulletin - July 2019 (PDF: 89KB)

 

June 2019

Dentist Bulletin - England and Wales

Articles include:

  • ARR reminder
  • 2018/19 NHS complaints data return (KO41b) - deadline extension
  • deadline for business rates - England
  • NHS Dental Services as the BDA conference
  • YouTube tutorials
  • mid-year / year-end contract reconciliation
  • communication / engagement survey
  • in the spotlight - a course of treatment and examination
  • NHSX Digital Dentistry Conference, Wed 10 July 2019, London

Dentist bulletin - June 2019 (PDF: 339KB)

     

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