Patient Records: Referrals


Patient Records: Referrals

This online, verifiable CPD course is aimed at Dental Professionals and outlines what should be recorded at all clinical examinations and the interventions required to be undertaken in clinical practice.

The course provides 30 minutes of verifiable CPD.

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Patient Records: Referrals

Course Aim

This course aims to help you understand the importance of referrals to other treating clinicians. Implementing this knowledge into your day to day work will help maintain good patient records.


Course Objectives

You will understand:

    • General Dental Council standards
    • Reasons for referral
    • Writing a referral letter
    • Responsibilities of the receiving clinician
    • Urgent referrals
    • Periodontal referrals
    • Orthodontic referrals
    • Endodontic referrals
    • Implant referrals
    • Oral surgery referrals.


GDC Development Outcomes: A, D

The course provides 30 minutes of verifiable CPD.

GIF Annual CPD Membership