The Government should commit additional resources to increase the number of DHS dental teams accessible to Western Australian prisons.
Regularly analyse and evaluate DHS data to ensure adequate levels and equity of services, in regard to issues such as: demand, waitlists, gender, sentence status, security rating, and location.
Regularly review and evaluate dental service provision across the entire prison estate.
Increase the number of Aboriginal Health Workers in prisons across Western Australia.
Streamline vetting processes to ensure dental staff can commence in a timely manner and that a pool of relief dental staff can be maintained.
Review the requirement for prisoners to pay for escort costs when accessing private dental treatment.