I was delighted to see the BBC covering our story highlighting the National Audit Office's investigation in to dental patient fines, and their evidence showing that 1.7million people have had their fines overturned, due to a heavy-handed approach by the Business Services Authority (BSA).
14 May, 2019
NHS dental charges in England go up on 1 April. We can take no pleasure in a system that acts as a cover for huge cuts and punishes those who need us most, writes Henrik Overgaard-Nielsen.
1 April, 2019
Community dentist Charlotte Waite sets out what she hopes the NHS Long Term Plan will mean for community dental services and for patients.
26 February, 2019
A round-up of some of our most popular blog posts during 2018...
30 December, 2018
We feel that dentistry is often forgotten when it comes to getting a share of NHS funding, but we've set out to Government why we feel committing more resources to NHS dentistry can massively improve oral (and general) health outcomes for patients.
5 November, 2018
Following the announcement of additional funding for the NHS here are the five key fronts on which we're seeking answers from Jeremy Hunt.
29 June, 2018
General Dental Practice Chair Henrik Overgaard-Nielsen looks at the history of NHS dental charges and their impact today.
13 June, 2018
A crisis in dental commissioning is forcing dentistry to the brink of collapse, argues BDA Principal Executive Committee Vice-Chair Eddie Crouch, as we continue to highlight what it's really like to work in the profession today and why dentists' incomes have to be made more sustainable now.
23 April, 2018
It looks like it's been a busy year for everyone – so, just in case you missed it, here are our top pick of the BDA's blogs during 2017.
19 December, 2017