Henry is a former general dental practitioner who converted his own practice to private practice in 1993. With his experience as a member dentist, he joined the Professional Support Services department on a part-time basis in 1998 and full-time in 1999, with responsibility for professional support and member services. Henry is now Simplyhealth Professionals Chief Dental Officer, overseeing dental advice to the whole company and links with professional bodies as well as being a member of the Simplyhealth Professionals Leadership Team, supporting our continuing ethos of – ‘By Dentists, for Dentists’.
The presentation will cover key developments and changes in legislation and regulation affecting dental practices, together with an overview of the NHS contract reform process. An update will be provided on professional support available to member dentists and their practice teams.
Aims and Objectives
• To inform delegates on key changes to legislation and regulation that could impact dentists in primary dental care
• To share insights into the current progress on NHS contract reform
• To update delegates on the professional support available to member dentists with any key developments highlighted.
By the end of the presentations, delegates will have greater knowledge and insight into regulatory matters that could affect them and their practices, together with a deeper understanding of the direction of travel for NHS dental services. Delegates will also have gained information on professional support services available to them.