Payment, claims and fees

Providing details of checking claims, making payments and reporting.

Adjustment claims

What to do before submitting a claim adjustment to correct overpayment, underpayment and non-payment.

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Commitment payments

The quarterly reward NHS General Dental Services (GDS) dentists receive based on the Commitment payment criteria.

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The role of superannuation in helping to provide a pension for retirement.

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Help with claiming any allowances due.

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Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)

Assisting practices to set up and maintain the NHS Scottish Wide Area Network (SWAN) service.

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This is the streamlined and improved payment processes which replaces Dental EDI.

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Fee guide

List of discretionary fee items.

Discretionary Fee Guide October 2017 (PDF 885KB)

Practitioner profiles

Practitioner profile guidance

Download general practitioner profile guidance (PDF 254KB) Download orthodontic practitioner profile guidance (PDF 132KB)