Coronavirus (COVID-19) Info

FAO: All General Dental Practitioners

Below is the latest information RE: Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Last Updated: 1st April 2020 (at 08:39).

 

** KEY DENTAL ADVICE **

Important Information on Temporary Arrangements for Urgent Dental Cases during the Covid-19 Outbreak - Please check your HSC Email.

  • Letter from Michael Donaldson, HSCB - Further update RE: COVID-19 Preparation is available HERE

 

  • Letter from Michael Donaldson, HSCB RE: COVID-19 Outline Strategic Plan for General Dental Services and Updated Guidance for General Dental Practice (23.03.20) is available HERE
  • HSCB COVID-19 Patient Flow Chart (23.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • Letter from DoH re: Financial Support to General Dental Services (20.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • Letter from Michael Donaldson, HSCB Re: Further Advice for GDPs on COVID-19 (19.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • COVID-19 Dental Frequently Asked Questions (updated 30.03.20) are available HERE

 

 

 

 

 

 

** Latest CMO Letters **

  • HSS(MD) 19-2020 - Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) - Update to Service is available HERE
  • HSS(MD) 17-2020 - COVID-19 Chloroquine & Hydroxychloroquine not licensed for COVID-19 Treatment is available HERE
  • HSS(MD) 14-2020 -  Novel Coronavirus: Advice for HSC in Northern Ireland is available HERE 

 

Useful Links for GDPs (should be reviewed regularly):

 

 

 

 

 

Archive

  • HSCB Letter to all GDPs RE: Handling & Management of Complaints (26.03.20) is available HERE
  • Letter from NI Public Services Ombudsman to Trust Chief Executives (24.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • COVID-19 Dental Practice Poster (23.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • Letter from CMO RE: Novel Coronavirus - Anti-Inflammatory Medications (19.03.20) is available HERE

     

  • Letter from Michael Donaldson, HSCB Re: Further Practice Preparations for COVID-19 (18.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • Template for COVID-19 Business Continuity Plan is available HERE

 

  • Letter from Michael Donaldson, HSCB Re: COVID-19 Implications for GDS (18.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • Letter from Michael Donaldson, HSCB RE: Practice preparations for COVID-19 (16.03.20) is available HERE

 

  • Advice poster is available HERE

 

  • Inspire Workplaces Advice Card: Looking After Your Mental Health During COVID-19 is available HERE (23.03.2020)