NEWS

Mar 28 – Spring 2022 CDHM News Short

Welcome to the 2022 Spring edition of the CDHM News Short. Click the page below and read about the latest announcements and updates from the College!    

Mar 21 – Mix & Mingle Registration for Friday, April 22, 2022

Register Here MDHA/CDHM Mix & Mingle The MDHA and the CDHM are pleased to remind you that this years Mix & Mingle will be offered in person, in conjunction with the 2022 MDA Conference.  Details are as follows: Friday, April 22nd, 2022RBC Convention Centre, WinnipegRoom: York 1 8:00 a.m. – Registration & Full Hot Breakfast8:30 […] Read More

Mar 14 – Important COVID-19 Reminders & Updates

Mar 2022 PPE Requirements Mar 2022 Masking Requirements As Public Health measures begin to lift, it is important to remember your role as a healthcare provider and to be aware of the CDHM Interim IPC Guidelines that remain in effect until further notice. Up to date Shared Health pandemic response information continues to be our […] Read More

Feb 23 – COVID-19 Updates

COVID is still among us, but the next few months may bring some changes that will bring us closer to a new normal. At this time, be reminded the CDHM Interim Guidelines are still in effect. Shared Health has circulated a new ‘Returning to Work Guideline for Employees’, the document is attached for your review.  […] Read More

Dec 10 – CDHM News & Holiday Greetings

Welcome to the 2021 Winter edition of the CDHM NEWS Short. Wishing you and your families Health & Happiness for the Holiday Season!                                                                 […] Read More

Dec 9 – Post-Ethics & Jurisprudence Module – Question Analysis

Top 3 Ethics & Jurisprudence Questions for Analysis: 1. In Manitoba dental hygiene is a “self-regulated” health profession. This means: First Statement: Dental hygiene achieved “professional” status. Second Statement: Dental hygienists are involved in governing their own profession. The Second Statement is correct. “Self-regulation” vs “Regulation” is an important distinction in The Dental Hygienists Act. […] Read More

Nov 26 – Dental Hygiene and Compliance with Public Health Orders

The College strongly encourages registrants to review and reflect on all related professional obligations to avoid expressing views not supported by evidence. It is possible to encourage dialogue or suggest improvements to the current pandemic response without contributing to the distribution of scientifically unreliable or inaccurate information that is harmful to the public. Reports of […] Read More

Nov 23 – Continuing Competency Reviewers Needed & Other Information

Good Afternoon The CDHM requires two registrants to serve on the Continuing Competency Committee. If you are interested, please see the attached Job Description & Role and Responsibilities. The call out for these positions will remain open until December 15th, 2021. If you have any questions regarding this role please contact me at the College […] Read More

Nov 16 – Third Dose Vaccination for ALL Healthcare Workers

Dental hygienists are eligible for a third COVID-19 vaccine dose. Initially, the CDHM was told by Shared Health that the third dose was for those working in hospitals and long term care homes. We understand, however, if RDH’s identified themselves as such, they were not denied the booster vaccine. And, importantly, as of Thursday last […] Read More

Nov 10 – Updated Interim IPC Guideline & Flu Immunizer Role

Thank-you to Manitoba dental hygienists for safely providing oral care during this next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, as highly infectious variants are circulating in the community causing breakthrough infections. There are two items of importance for your review: A Slightly Revised Interim IPC Guideline is available, please note new Health Canada information on the […] Read More

Nov 1 – Registration Renewal Now Open

Registration renewal begins Monday November 1st and closes December 31st, 2021. Registration fees for 2022 are $540.00 for practicing registrants and $285.00 for non-practicing registrants.  Reminders for 2022 Registration: 1. Option for registration fee payment using Pre-Authorized Debit (PAD).  Log-into your registrant account at www.cdhm.info, go to the side bar menu and click on Sign […] Read More

Oct 26 – Resources from AGM Keynote Eva Grayzel

Wow, thank-you Eva Grayzel, for sharing your compelling story; one that reminds us to be forever vigilant! Resources and links from Eva, for oral cancer screening and self-screening: Oral Screening Handouts Six-Step Screening Poster Oral Cavity Self-Exam Oropharynx Self-Exam

Oct 25 – CDHNS Virtual Continuing Competency Event Opportunity

CDHM registrants are invited to join the College of Dental Hygienists of Nova Scotia (CDHNS) Virtual Continuing Competency Event on Saturday, November 20, 2021! Check out the flyer for information on all presentation topics/presenters and Register Here for a full or half day!

Oct 18 – Get Your COVID-19 Up-to-date Information Here

Up-to-date information is available at the following locations: Information for the Public Information for Health Care Providers, Physicians & Staff  Follow Shared Health Manitoba on Social Media: Twitter Facebook Instagram