Healthy Living Dentistry
Please see below for a list of useful websites and resources.
Campaign list with resource information - Campaign Calendar 2020
Information on local lifestyle services
Greater Manchester- www.gmhealthhub.org
Rochdale -Rochdale Connecting You
Further Training available
Tobacco very brief advice:http://www.ncsct.co.uk/publication_very-brief-advice.php
Alcohol Learning Centre (Free registration required): https://www.e-lfh.org.uk/programmes/alcohol/
e-Learning for Healthcare (requires login): http://www.e-lfh.org.uk/programmes/alcohol/
Qualify as an NCSCT Stop Smoking Practioner: https://elearning.ncsct.co.uk/england
Putting the Mouth Back in the Body: http://www.gmhsc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Putting-The-Mouth-Back-in-the-Body-The-Dental-Contribution-FINAL.pdf
MECC elearning resource: https://www.makingeverycontactcount.co.uk/training/e-learning/health-education-england-e-learning/
RSPH are offering support and guidance to key healthcare professions to help them measure their public health impact around brief advice and MECC:https://www.rsph.org.uk/our-work/policy/wider-public-health-workforce/measuring-public-health-impact.html
Dementia Friendly Resources
Greater Manchester Mouth Care Toolkit - Guidance for Care homes and Care agencies on good mouthcare for vulnerable adults.
Baby Teeth Do Matter
For the most up to date information and to access the elearning visit: https://babyteethdomatter.org/
You can download a leaflet to use in the practice: Baby Teeth Do Matter Leaflet
Medical Histories Do Matter
This has been delayed so practices can omit this from the Action Plan at present.
Healthy Gums Do Matter
HGDM Second Edition Launch Letter
Pride In Practice
Pride in Practice is a quality assurance and support service for dental practices and their lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) patients within their local communities delivered by LGBT Foundation. Funding for all dentists in Greater Manchester has been provided by NHS England and GM Health and Social Care Partnership.
Pride in Practice gives you access to a suite of resources, including:
Pride in Practice training is delivered onsite at the practice at a time to suit you. They can offer training ‘lunch and learn’ style if preferred. To book a session, speak to an account manager, or for any questions, please email email@example.com or call on 0345 3 30 30 30.