A: Effective communication with patients, the dental team and others across dentistry, including when obtaining consent, dealing with complaints, and raising concerns when patients are at risk., C: Maintenance and development of knowledge and skill within your field of practice.,
This presentation will update and complement previous training in this subject by summarising important developments and employing interactive case studies to illustrate how concerns regarding children at risk should be managed. It is relevant to competency levels 1, 2 and 3.
The following topics will be covered:
changes relating to the latest government and intercollegiate guidance; and
interactive case studies of examples of implementing safeguarding for children and young adults in the dental environment.
On completion you should understand:
your responsibilities and those of each individual member of the dental team;
your training requirements; and
the procedures relevant to handling concerns about children and young adults at risk.