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The Society launch the Dental Nurse Tutor and Education Facebook Group

By |August 14th, 2017|SBDN|

The Society are a  not-for-profit organisation, making sure everything is given back for the good of dental nursing. This tutor, trainer and education group is a vital component of our past, present and our future; we want to be be able to share good practice, support each other and look at things from different perspectives [...]

Temporary Global Shortage of Hep B Vaccine – This is affecting Dental Nurses Training so we are re running the information

By |August 14th, 2017|SBDN|

Public Health England have issued guidance as a result of the temporary global shortage of the Hep B vaccine - already we are receiving messages saying it is affecting the training and progress of student dental nurses; so what is going on? The following information is that of PHE and available from www.gov.uk/government/news/current-global-shortage-of-hepatitis-b-vaccine "Public Health England, [...]

eCPD are you ready? Changes begin August 2018 for Dental Nurses

By |August 13th, 2017|SBDN|

The General Dental Council (GDC) have made changes to your continual professional  development (CPD) requirements as a dental nurse from Aug 2018. This does not mean you stop one CPD programme and start another now - lets make this very clear, there is a transfer period and the GDC have created a CPD transfer calculator [...]

eCPD Keeping you up to speed

By |August 4th, 2017|SBDN|

The Society are very much part of the professionals working group contributing to the work of the GDC in bringing the new Continual Professional Development (CPD) to fruition and will bring the latest information to you when it is available for publication. You will have already seen guidance from the GDC being released ans some [...]