Background to the memorandum
This memorandum has been prepared in response to a request for support from the Chair of the Health and Social Care Committee of the 2017-2019 Parliament to the Comptroller and Auditor General. This was to support the Committee’s Dentistry Services inquiry.
Content and scope of the memorandum
The memorandum covers:
- commissioning of NHS dentistry services;
- financial flows relating to NHS dentistry;
- dentistry workforce; and
- access to NHS dentists.