The BDA has welcomed MPs' scrutiny yesterday into NHS England's failings when it hived off its primary care admin function to troubled subcontractor Capita.
Date: 19 June 2018
BDA Scotland has responded to news that Chief Dental Officer Margie Taylor is stepping down from the role in December.
The BDA has welcomed reports that the government is preparing to commit to funding HPV vaccinations for boys.
Date: 18 June 2018
The BDA has responded to new figures gathered by the Labour Party revealing a shocking 52% rise in the number of children waiting longer than 6 months for tooth extractions under general anaesthesia in English hospitals.
Date: 15 June 2018
As the World Cup kicks off in Russia the BDA has cautioned that the unprecedented sophistication of promotions for high sugar products and junk food will dominate this year's tournament.
Date: 14 June 2018
BDA Scotland has called on the Scottish Government to provide real clarity and detail on its Oral Health Improvement Plan.
Date: 06 June 2018
The BDA, alongside partner organisations, has written to the Department for Health and Social Care to urge the Government to extend the programme of vaccinations against the Human Papilloma Virus to boys as well as girls.
Date: 30 May 2018
The BDA has expressed concern as a new report shows insufficient progress is being made on sugar reduction targets.
Date: 22 May 2018
The BDA says government must let go of failed targets, as a report published today indicates mooted reforms of the failed NHS dental system could further undermine the financial sustainability of NHS practice.
The BDA has welcomed the National Audit Office report documenting NHS England's mishandling of the primary care support services contract delivered by troubled subcontractor Capita.
Date: 17 May 2018