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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update for dentists

Published on 16 July 2021

Get the latest information, guidance and advice to help get you, your patients and your dental practice through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Frequently asked questions

We’ve created a document based on the most frequently asked questions received during the COVID-19 pandemic.

If you have any questions about financial support that hasn’t already been answered, please email our payments team at nss.psd-dental-payments-covid19@nhs.scot

See our COVID-19 FAQs.

Maternity enquiries

If you’ve got a query about maternity leave during the pandemic, please complete the maternity form and email it to nss.psd-dental-payments-covid19@nhs.scot

Changing practice enquiries

For any queries on joining a new practice, please complete the dentist joining practice form and email it to nss.psd-dental-payments-covid19@nhs.scot

Guide for dental services during the pandemic

The following help and guidance is available to support the reintroduction of dental services:

Access guidance for Amendment 148 of the SDR.

Access guidance for prior approval arrangement Amendment 148 of the SDR.

Primary care announcements and updates

Get the latest updates on service provision during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Access primary care administration (PCA) updates and other regulatory publications.