ANNOUNCEMENT

 

1. ADVISORY ON COVID-19

Dear Dental Practitioners,

1. In view of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Oral Health Programme, Ministry of Health has issued guidelines as a reference to all dental staff in controlling the spread of COVID-19 outbreak in the facility and in the delivery of dental services. The guidelines can be obtained from their official website. Click here to view.

2. The English version of the guidelines can be obtained here.

3. Private dental clinic or private ambulatory care centre planning to change their operating hours, inform Bahagian Amalan Perubatan, Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia. Click here to view their announcement.

4. For updated information on the current situation, please follow the official social media of the relevant agency as follow:

a. Crisis Preparedness Response Centre, Ministry of Health

b. Majlis Keselamatan Negara

Date: 22nd April 2020

 

2. ABOLISH COMPULSORY GOVERNMENT SERVICE

In response to The Star Online (29th July 2016).

Date: 9th August 2016

 

3. REDUCTION OF COMPULSORY SERVICE PERIOD

In conjunction to the announcement made on 13th June 2015, the mandatory national service period has been reduced from 2 years to 1 year. This is only applicable to all practitioners registered with the Council on 1st July 2015 onwards. Registrations before 1st July 2015 are still subjected to the 2 years period.

Date: 7th July 2015


Malaysian Dental Council (MDC) :: Majlis Pergigian Malaysia (MPM)

http://mdc.moh.gov.my/modules/mastop_publish/?tac=Announcement