The BDA has responded to an interview with Ian Brack, in which the GDC Chief Executive revealed the Annual Retention Fee (ARF) will remain unchanged at £890 in 2019.
Date: 11 July 2018
The BDA has challenged Jeremy Hunt to put prevention at the heart of government's NHS 'birthday funding' pledge, as dentists warn that a rush to reduce political pressure on hospital targets will fail to tackle the pressures facing the wider service.
Date: 29 June 2018
The BDA has welcomed news that Ministers appear set on a more ambitious follow up to the government's landmark Obesity Strategy, pledging sweeping action on junk food marketing.
Date: 25 June 2018
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