SDCEP Practice Support Manual (resources for the combined practice inspection)
PSM login

NHS Scotland Combined Practice Inspection
CPI checklist

Dental Trauma Guide
best practice guidelines for managing dental trauma

Standards for Conscious Sedation
Intercollegiate Advisory Committee for Sedation in Dentistry

Staff Wellbeing Tools
Workforce Specialist Service: confidential mental health assessment and treatment for regulated health and social care professionals.
National Wellbeing Helpline (0800 111 4191): a 24/7 service offering further psychological support via trained practitioners at NHS 24 providing a compassionate and empathic listening service, advice, signposting and onward referral to local services if required.
Leadership Support: including coaching, peer support and cross-sector learning sets.
Coaching for Wellbeing: a digital coaching service for all health and social care staff.
Further funding for local Psychological Support
Additional funding for local measures supporting emotional and physical needs
£4 million of additional funding to provide resources for wellbeing – more information is available here: Caring for those who care for us – (
National Wellbeing Hub: self-care and wellbeing resources for all staff, unpaid carers, volunteers and their families to enhance personal resilience and signpost to relevant mental health and support services.

NHS complaints procedure
NHS Complaints Procedures for Dental Practices
NHS Complaints Form

Implementing the 2017 Classification of Periodontal Diseases to reach a diagnosis in clinical practice
Oral Health Improvement Plan
EDI new implant acceptance guidance
EDI Restorative Department Referral and Treatment Acceptance Guidelines
Amendment No 137 to the SDR and Dental Working Patterns Survey
Guidelines for Antibiotic prophylaxis for ineffective endocarditis

If you are a mandate holder and have registered for our website you can also access a range of useful resources for your practice.