PLP is exclusive to RCDSO members.
PLP is a program of the RCDSO created in the 1970s to administer malpractice protection for Ontario dentists.
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Members must report to PLP any situation that may give rise to a patient claim.
Learn about the mandates of PLP and the RCDSO.
PLP provides general risk management and dental-legal
Minimize the risk of being on the receiving end of an action for dental malpractice.
The basic principles of the law of informed consent to treatment in Ontario.
Patient records must be well-organized, legible, readily accessible and understandable.
A list of PLP events and presentations throughout the province.
Learn how to schedule an event with PLP staff.
Descriptions of PLP Category One Core Courses.
Protect yourself from allegations of malpractice related to dental implant treatment.
Dentists owe a duty of care to meet the prevailing standards of practice in treating their patients.
Important guidelines and strategies for dealing with unhappy or threatening patients.
Links to organizations relevant to the field of
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Featured articles from RCDSO's Dispatch magazine.
Administering malpractice protection for Ontario dentists since the 1970s
You are required to advise PLP of any situation that may give rise to a potential claim.
Obtain general risk management or dental-legal advice from a PLP Advisor.
Thinking about making a refund to a patient? Contact PLP.
If you need proof of malpractice protection, fill out our request form.
Learn more about whom PLP assists and the services offered.
Learn more about the errors and omissions policy administered by PLP.
Learn how PLP helps members practise safer dentistry.
You'll find the featured article in the member resource centre under Document Downloads.
Governing Law and Jurisdiction Agreement
Application Form - Deductible Payments
Request for Confirmation of Malpractice Protection