This edition contains new information on the Dental Council office closure, a reminder of practitioner responsibility in relation to digital advertising and updates on the implementation of the oral health therapy scope of practice and the Radiation Safety Act.
This edition includes a message from the Chair, responses to the Council's decision to confirm an oral health therapy scope of practice and an overview of how the Council sets and maintains practice standards.
This edition contains a message from the new Council Chair, Robin Whyman; 2015 graduate numbers; introduction to Te Aō Marama; an article by Dexter Bambery on informed consent and diagnostic safety-netting; and updates on Council business.
This edition contains a message from the Chair and Chief Executive; the Council's Strategic framework and priorities for the next five years; an overview of advertising complaints received; an article from our professional advisor on knowing when to stop; updates on other Council business; and the office closing dates
The April 2015 edition contains information on the NZDREX process change; the follow-up consultation on the Standards Framework for Oral Health Practitioners and discussion forums scheduled for stakeholders; other consultation updates; and a report on other activities.
The December 2014 edition contains a message from the Chair; an update on the proposed Standards Framework for Oral Health Practitioners; information on the Mauriora cultural competence course; updates on discipline outcomes; and other Council activity updates.
The June 2014 edition contains news about the Dental Council's new website and brand refresh, its strategic plan for 2014 - 2019, the proposed Standards Framework for Oral Health Practitioners, Council membership re-appointments and other Council updates.