The Review Body's annual report contains recommendations for the level of remuneration for doctors and dentists in the NHS with effect from 1 April 2006. Recommendations include: i) an increase of 2.2 per cent in national salary scales for salaried general medical practitioners (GMPs) and hospital medical staff, and for all grades of doctors and dentists in training, with the supplement for GMP registrars remaining at 65 per cent; ii) a staged 2.2 per cent increase in the national salary scales for pre-2003 and post-2003 consultants; iii) supplements for London weighting remaining at their existing levels for 2006-07; and iv) an increase of three per cent for general dental practitioners (GDPs) and an increase of 2.4 per cent on salaries and allowances for all dentists in the salaried primary dental care services.The SEHD said that grants were available to dentists wishing to establish new or expand existing NHS practices in areas of high oral health need ... Whether new ways of working will enable PCTs to buy back more of the dentistsa#39; time for NHS work remains to be seen, ... 4.25 NHS Employers said it did not believe it would.
|Title||:||Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration Thirty-fifth Report 2006|
|Author||:||Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2006|