Dental Services: Manpower

Health written question – answered on 24th November 2010.

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Photo of David Crausby David Crausby Labour, Bolton North East

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what steps he plans to take to review staffing levels in dental services; and what mechanisms he plans to put in place to ensure that adequate personnel are available over the next five years.

Photo of Simon Burns Simon Burns The Minister of State, Department of Health

We are currently undertaking a dental work force review, which will include a sample survey of dentists' and dental care professionals' working patterns and career plans. Initial results should be available by next spring.

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