Mouth Care Matters Launches Next Phase of National Roll-Out

Mouth Care Matters continues to expand nationally following successful training to over 40 Trusts across England. Mouth Care Matters (MCM) empowers staff through training and education to help identify patients that need help with mouth care and ensure that it is delivered.   The feedback from participating Trusts has been very enthusiastic.  MCM continues to receive … Read more

Nursing Times releases article – “Selecting the Right Tools for Mouth Care Delivery in Hospitals”

Nursing Times releases an article addressing suitable products for the delivery of effective oral care in acute settings. Providing effective oral care in hospitals settings requires staff to have access to training and appropriate mouth care products.  This article by Mili Doshi and Rachael Otukoya discusses the products that should be available in hospital settings … Read more

Mouth Care Matters Provides Oral Health Training for General Medical Practitioners

In October 2018, the Mouth Care Matters’ team provided training for trainee general medical practitioners at Surrey and Sussex Health Care Trust. Mouth Care Matters (MCM) continues to focus on delivering relevant oral health training for all health care staff, including doctors. Many of the Trusts that have implemented the MCM initiative have introduced oral … Read more

Mini Mouth Care Matters launches at the BSPD 2018 Conference

The annual conference for paediatric dentists was themed around innovation, design and discovery; a perfect time to announce the Mini MCM intitative. Consultant paediatric dentist Urshla Devalia, our Clinical Lead for Mini MCM, gave an overview of our project highlighting training for medics, nurses and allied healthcare professionals on the importance of good oral hygiene for paediatric in-patients. The training will … Read more