He added: "The way the NHS contract works they can get so many Units of Dental Activity
payments for each quadrant of the mouth.
COL Greenwood is Commander, Fort Benning Dental Activity
, Fort Benning, Georgia.
Under the new contract introduced last April, dentists are paid for carrying out a set number of Units of Dental Activity
(UDAs) over the course of the year.
Adolescent's health beliefs and acceptance of novel preventive dental activity
: Replication and extension.
"We are now undertaking a new procurement exercise to increase dental activity
in North Wales and utilise the available funding, and will be reporting to Welsh Government on the planned expenditure of our full allocation for the next financial period."
COL Breault is a Periodontal Mentor, Advanced Education in General Dentistry--1 Year Training Program, US Army Dental Activity
, Fort Carson, CO.
Since April 2006, NHS dentists in England and Wales have been paid according to how many Units of Dental Activity
they do in a year, rewarding dentists for completed treatment on the basis of a "points" system, which the BDA said has fuelled waiting lists.
The clinic setting is no different than a typical clinic located in a dental activity
. To maintain proficiency in the field settings, the 618thDCAS/DENTAC Korea conducts a Situation Training Exercises (STX) twice a year and culminates in the annual Field Training Exercise (FTX).
Ms Jones said: "In April 2006 the payment system changed to what's called a 'unit of dental activity
Dental practices are commissioned and contracted by Primary Care Trusts to deliver local dental services, although with the abolishment of PCT's the new NHS Commissioning Board will now take responsibility for contracting dental activity
. Dentists are paid by the NHS dependent on the level of activity they undertake - known as 'Units of Dental Activity
' (UDA's), with all clinical activity assigned an UDA value.
They said Beech Cottage Dental Practice was previously providing 13,000 units of dental activity
(UDAs) for the NHS.