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)
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
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
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
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
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!
Good Afternoon First, thank-you to all of you who contacted the College during the past 17 months with COVID-19 related questions. I realize the answers are not always clear and our best evidence is always changing; we have no precedent decision-making when it comes to COVID-19. Attached is a FAQ sheet () with answers to […] Read More
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Read the answers to your Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 here:
Many registered dental hygienists find participation in peer learning to be an engaging and fulfilling component of professional development, sharing knowledge and collaborating for the purpose of continuing competency. If you are interested in registering a Study Club or Journal Club for the 2022 Continuing Competency Program please email your Registration and Membership forms to […] Read More
The CDHM virtual AGM is set for Thursday evening, October 21st. We are very excited to welcome Eva Grayzel, an oral cancer survivor and storyteller, to share her story and journey through oral cancer recovery. An RSVP is required to attend, please visit the CDHM website to register. How to register: • log in to your […] Read More
See the Province of Manitoba News Release See the Province of Manitoba website for up-to-date information on Third Does Eligibility
The CDHM, along with other provincial health regulatory colleges, have been waiting for the Provincial Public Health Order to provide clarity and direction around the August 24th press release on vaccination requirements for healthcare workers in Manitoba. On September 24th, 2021, the Chief Provincial Public Health Officer released Orders requiring vaccination or testing for designated […] Read More
This bundling opportunity applies to the online lectures below. See the full list for University of Manitoba 2021/2022 CPD offerings here.
See the August 31, 2021 Shared Health Memo regarding Dasheng N95 Respirator Update here
See the Shared Health/Manitoba Health “Mandatory Vaccine FAQ” here
Click here to see the brochure for upcoming Continuing Professional Development opportunities with the University of Manitoba!
See the August 24, 2021 Memo from Shared Health/Manitoba Health regarding Mandatory Vaccination of Health Care Workers here
Hopefully everyone is enjoying the wonders of summer and reuniting with family and friends. There are a few administrative items to share with you: 1. The portal for completing your 2021-2022 Continuing Competency is now open, you can complete the fillable forms at any time. 2. A reminder, if you have a name or address […] Read More
To CDHM Registrants, The CDHM Council is placing a Call for Nominations to all registrants to fill three (3) upcoming positions on Council. Elections for these positions will take place at the Annual General Meeting in October. Please see the attached information sheet and application form for details on the application process. Thank-you for your […] Read More
See what’s new in the latest issue of the CDHM News here! Messages and updates from Council and Staff Council Member Spotlight Council Meeting Highlights CPR Reminder Call for Council Nominations CDHM Council – Outreach Project Opportunity Message from the MDHA CDHM University of Manitoba Student Award Recipient University of Manitoba Graduates – Welcome to […] Read More