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
A Registered Dental Hygienist is needed to fill one (1) term appointment on the CDHM Council, spanning from the appointment date until the upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) this October, 2021. The individual would be eligible for election to Council at the 2021 AGM. Council encourages registrants from all areas of Manitoba to consider serving. […] 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 April 20 , 2021 “Interim IPC Guideline” here Good Afternoon In the new COVID environment, that includes variants of concern with increased transmissibility, it is appropriate to re-focus on IPC best practices as outlined in the CDHM Interim IPC Guideline. In an attempt to keep you informed and abreast of the emerging science […] Read More
The Office of Interprofessional Collaboration (OIPC) at the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, invites registrants of the College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba to attend the 4th Annual Communities and Collaboration Symposium held virtually on May 5th, 2021 from noon to 3:30 pm. Key note speaker is Dr. Peter Cahn, a cultural […] Read More
A reminder of some upcoming deadlines for registrants: 1. The Continuing Competency requirement is due April 30. 2. The Ethics & Jurisprudence module is due June 1. Please contact the college with any questions about these events!
See the latest issue of the CDHM News here
Good Afternoon, A Registered Dental Hygienist is needed to fill one (1) term appointment on the CDHM Council, spanning from the appointment date until the upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) this October, 2021. The individual would be eligible for election to Council at the 2021 AGM. Council encourages registrants from all areas of Manitoba to […] Read More
For your Information: Please review the Government of Manitoba’s, Emergency Measures Act, March 15, 2021, Vaccination Eligibility Verification Order, here:
CDHM and MDHA are bringing you another ‘Mix’ event on April 7th at 7pm. Our guest speaker will be Ela Partyka who will be presenting on Stress and your Mental Health. This is a PAR event and is open to all CDHM registrants. Greetings and updates will be given by the CDHM, MDHA and CDHA. […] Read More
Shared Health has notified CDHM they are enacting the recent Order to include dental hygienists as COVID-19 immunizers. They are working to mobilize a broader workforce to increase access to the COVID-19 vaccines to all eligible Manitobans in the coming weeks. Shared Health has asked us to remind registrants to ensure their regular contributions to […] Read More
Good Afternoon Today Manitoba Health updated the current eligibility criteria for receiving the COVID-19 vaccination and it now includes healthcare workers in dental offices who have direct contact with patients. Health-care workers who meet at least one of the following criteria and have direct contact with patients are eligible: work in acute care facilities; emergency […] Read More
Background The CDHM recognizes that dental hygienists in Manitoba are often challenged by the number of rules and expectations that apply to the practice of dental hygiene in Manitoba. Additionally, we understand as a practitioner you also face ethical decision-making challenges which can create uncertainty. The (E & J) Module has been designed to assist […] Read More
See the important COVID-19 resources below: Evidence to support safe return to clinical practice by oral health professionals in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic: A report prepared for the Office of the Chief Dental Officer of Canada Public Health COVID-19 Exposure Assessment Tool from Manitoba Health Out-of-Province (Neighbouring Province/Territory) Referrals and Patient Precautions During Period […] Read More
The Local Anesthetic Techniques Certification for Dental Hygienists is being offered by the University of Manitoba this April (postponed from November). See the brochure here to find out more about this course.
For your review, here are some CDHM updates from the Jan 15, 2021 email to registrants. Good Afternoon, Please note the following items of importance 1. I have been in continual dialogue with the Ministry requesting dental hygienists, with the local anesthetic module, be included in the vaccination Order. We have been contacted regarding an […] Read More
Shared Health has a number of new documents which are of interest, including information on half-mask respirators and expectations around aerosol generating procedures (item #2 below), specifically pages 1-3: 1. Shared Health COVID-19 Guidance on the Reuse of Elastomeric (Half Mask) Respirators 2. Shared Health COVID-19 Provincial Guidance for Aerosol Generating Medical Procedures (AGMPs) 3. […] Read More
See the Winter CDHM News here The College believes it is important to communicate with registrants and provide various platforms for timely information. We connect with you by various means, registrant mailouts on specific topics, our website, Facebook, Twitter and the CDHM News. Today, is attached the Winter CDHM News, an effort to provide you […] Read More