Was not brought - children's missed dental appointments
This session describes a new ‘Was Not Brought' pathway for managing children’s
missed appointments and how this could be implemented in practice.
Lecture filmed at the BDA, London in November 2019
- Understanding why children's missed dental appointments may be a safeguarding concern
- Describe a new 'Was Not Brought' pathway for managing children's missed appointments and how this could be implemented into practice
- Understanding the benefits to both the dental team and patients when using a standardised approach in managing missed dental appointments.
1 hour of verifiable CPD
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About the speaker
Jen Kirby, Senior
Speciality Registrar in Paediatric Dentistry, Sheffield Teaching
Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Specialist in Paediatric Dentistry
qualified form the University of Glasgow in 2010 and continued her
professional development in general dental practice, community and
hospital settings. In 2014 she commenced her specialty training in
Paediatric Dentistry in Sheffield, completed a Masters in Paediatric
Dentistry with distinction in 2016 and a PG Cert in
Medical Leadership with merit in 2017. Jen is now in her final year of
In 2016 she took a secondment from training
to commence a Leadership Fellowship, developing pathways focused upon
improving the management of missed dental appointments and earlier
information sharing with other professionals. Working with the British
Dental Association the developed 'Was Not Brought' pathway is now freely
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Looking for face-to-face training on this topic?
We also offer a day-long Adult and child safeguarding training course (covering levels 1 and 2) run at the BDA in London. Take a look at bda.org/training for details.
Further safeguarding advice and resources can be found at bda.org/safeguarding