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Ensuring the General Dental Service care and treatment provided as required. Making associated payments to General Dental Practitioners for their services.

Dental payments

Checking claims, making payments and reporting.

Clinical and payment verification

Monitoring the quality of NHS dental treatment, providing report findings and involving other NHS Board authorities where appropriate.

Prior approval

Reviewing claims submitted for approval to carry out high value or uncommon treatment.

Financial services

Providing payment reporting and processing applications for allowances, as set out in regulations and under instruction from NHS Education for Scotland.

Customer service

Providing phone and email contact, practice visits and bespoke events to meet support requirements.

More information on this service

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