Event: Motivational Interviewing in Health Care Speaker: Gail Johnstone, Behavior specialist and member of Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers When: Saturday, November 19, 2022 | 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Presented by: The Dr. Elizabeth Tippett Pope Lectureship in Patient Care REGISTER HERE for this complimentary session. Online event only. Must create a CPD account. […] Read More
Review the CDHM Annual Report here – CDHM 2021-2022 Annual Report The CDHM AGM will be a virtual event on Thurs Oct 20, 2022, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm. RSVP through your CDHM account now. The business meeting will be followed by keynote Kelli Jaekes discussing Resilience & Reinvention: The new R&R and How to […] Read More
The University of Manitoba RFHS / Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry has Continuing Professional Development opportunities for 2022/2023. Options include Single Course Fees or Bundle and Save! Click the course list for more information!
Review the updated Interim IPC Guidelines here. Effective July 1, 2022, the NEW Guidelines focus on recovery and preparedness. Manitoba removed public health orders related to COVID-19 as of March 15, 2022, and has transitioned from an acute response to a longer-term response to ongoing COVID-19 cases in the community. As we move towards resuming […] Read More
Read about important updates for practice, 2023 registration & the Oct 2022 AGM Announcement in the Summer issue of the CDHM News Short!
CDHM is please to introduce our AGM keynote Kelli Jaecks! RSVP Details coming soon! Resilience & Reinvention: The new R&R and How to Thrive in Times of Change Take a journey of exploration with Kelli Jaecks, into what is possible when we set ourselves up to thrive in times of change, creating foundational habits to […] Read More
Thank-you to almost all CDHM Practicing registrants for submitting your CCP on time. The CCP Reviewers are hard at work and your submission results will be on the way soon! The CDHM Council needs you! If you are interested in providing guidance for the profession of dental hygiene in Manitoba, please talk with us to see […] Read More
Read the “Call for Nominations” here – CDHM Council Call for Nominations Download the “Candidate Nomination Form” here – CDHM Candidate Nomination Form It is Nomination time at the CDHM! We look forward to continuing the work of the College and are excited to provide the opportunity for registrants to sit on Council! We are […] Read More
See the attached Shared Health Memo and Guide regarding the updated COVID-19 Return-to-Work Procedures Shared Health Memo – Changes to Return to Work Guidance/Testing Shared Health Screening Guide – Health-Care Worker COVID-19 Return to Work Screening Guide
NEW! An easy guide to the Regulation of Dental Hygiene in Manitoba View “Know the Act”
Over 180 dental hygienists attended the CDHM/MDHA networking event at the RBC Convention Centre on April 22nd.
Shared Health has updated their Guidelines, see link: Full guidance for health-care worker return to work/testing. If you have any questions, please reach out to the College office. In health, ArlynnRegistrar, Executive DirectorCDHM
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!
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 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
The Indigenous Dental Association of Canada (IDAC) is inviting the Canadian dental community to join in their reconciliation journey. Register here for this free online event taking place Thursday, March 3, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM CST
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
The COVID-19 Omicron Variant has resulted in significant community spread. Shared Health has responded by updating a number of their Public Health Guidelines. The following (3) documents are of particular relevance. Please review and contact the College office if you have any questions. 1. Fully vaccinated individuals who have had infection with the COVID-19 virus (tested […] Read More
The Personal Health Information Act Amendments – Questions and Answers Guideline on Limited Authority to Make a Determination that a Request for Access Has Been Abandoned Guideline on Limited Authority to Disregard Certain Requests for Access Guideline on Privacy Breaches Please review, The Personal Health Information Amendment Act (The Act). The Act received Royal Assent on […] Read More
Welcome to the 2021 Winter edition of the CDHM NEWS Short. Wishing you and your families Health & Happiness for the Holiday Season! […] Read More
Read the Entry-to-Practice Canadian Competencies for Dental Hygienists here.
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
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
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
Review the latest (Nov 18, 2021) update for COVID-19 Provincial Guidance for Aerosol Generating Medical Procedures (AGMPs)