We are committed to protect patients from harm. Our dental team accepts and recognizes our responsibilities to develop awareness of the issues which lead to harm. We will endeavour to safeguard patients by:
adopting safeguarding guidelines thorough procedures and a code of conduct for the dental team both for children and adults;
making staff and patients aware that we take safeguarding seriously and will respond to concerns about patient welfare:
sharing information about concerns with agencies who need to know and involving all parties appropriately:
following carefully the procedures for staff recruitment and selection and providing effective management for staff by ensuring access to supervision, support and training.
We have comprehensive and detailed adult and child policies at the practice which are reviewed at regular intervals.