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Essential training for commissioners of primary care dental services

PCC has four upcoming workshops at two levels – one for people new to dental service contracting and the other for those with more experience who would like to further their knowledge and skills.

Our level one workshop enables delegates to develop a better understanding of the regulatory, financial and contractual framework under which NHS eye-health services are commissioned and provided and the practical implications of these. It will help delegates to feel confident in managing contract change requests, requesting contract changes themselves, implementing and managing national variations and issuing contract notices. This session is running on 15 November in Leeds and 23 January 2019 in London.

The level three session allows delegates to work through two local scenarios, understanding the contractual issues, the options available and formulating contractual notices and practice difficult conversations. This workshop is on 19 July in London and 12 September in Leeds is aimed at delegates with a basic understanding or above of the GDS and PDS arrangements.