Well done to Kirsty who has qualified as the Practice Infection Control Lead. She will keep us all on our toes and ensure that we maintain the high standards we have worked hard to achieve.
We are extremely pleased to announce that Megan has completed her training and passed all of her exams. She is now a fully qualified Dental Nurse and will be entered onto the GDC Nurses register. This is brilliant achievement for both Megan and the practice. Well Done Meg!
This year has seen the Care Quality Commission (CQC) complete their inspections of both Marlborough and Hungerford practices. Both reports, of which we are very proud, can be viewed on the CQC website under a search of Dental Practices.
We are pleased to announce that we have gained full accreditation and membership from the Mouth Cancer Foundation's Mouth Cancer Screening Accreditation Scheme (MCSAS). This means that we have met all of the requirements for Oral Cancer Screening, monitoring and in spreading awareness, and will re-assessed in this area each year.
We have achieved 90% for Best Practice NHS requirements compared to the national average in England of 34% This includes giving Fluoride treatments to children up to the age of 16. It is ‘painted’ onto the teeth and helps to strengthen them. It is usually applied by the Dentist twice yearly or at every dental [...]
Members of the teams walked 7.5 miles on 13th July to raise money for Dentaid. As you can imagine this was an extremely HOT day and we were very grateful for the surprise Ice Lollies at the half way point (courtesy of Dawn’s Husband Brian). We are always so very grateful for the support our [...]