Guernsey hospital introduces dental x-rays charge

Related Stories

The States of Guernsey has agreed the introduction of a £50 charge for patients who have dental x-rays at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital.

Health and Social Services Minister Hunter Adam said dentists who do not own their own equipment can currently refer patients free of charge.

He said the fee would make the situation fairer for all practices and patients.

Deputy Adam said it was expected to raise £40,000 in its first 12 months.

The island has no States-funded adult dentistry service.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Guernsey


Guernsey Airport

Min. Night 13 °C


  • Peaky Blinders publicity shotBrum do

    Why is the Birmingham accent so difficult to mimic?

  • Oliver CromwellA brief history

    The 900 year story behind the creation of a UK parliament

  • Image of Ankor Wat using lidarJungle Atlantis

    How lasers have revealed an ancient city beneath the forest

  • TheatreBard taste? Watch

    Are trailer videos on social media spoiling theatre?

  • A dog being dragged along the roadFlesh search

    An abused dog leads to an online hunt for the perpetrator

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.