The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM) will take place on: Date: Wednesday, October 4th, 2023 Time: 7:00 – 8:00pm Location: Virtually via Zoom RSVP Required To Register: Please sign onto the CDHM website and click on the ‘My Profile’ sidebar. At […] Read More
Check out the University of Manitoba – Continuing Professional Development for Dental Hygienists! Click here and Register now!
The Federation of Dental Hygiene Regulators (FDHRC) are creating an Indigenous Anti-Racism Interpretation Guide to accompany the new national competencies. Please review the Request for Proposal (RFP) if you are interested in this important work – Request for Proposal – EPCCoDH Indigenous Anti-Racism Interpretation Guide
The Manitoba Minister of Health, Audrey Gordon, has approved CDHM’s request for the Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council to be designated under Section 2(1)(c) of the Dental Hygienists Regulation under the Dental Hygienists Act. This approval enables dental hygienists to provide services in the following six First Nations member communities of the Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council. […] Read More
Click for more information about the Call for Nominations Click to download the Call for Nominations Forms Are you interested in being a part of a dynamic group of people who lead the CDHM? CDHM Council is presently accepting nominations for two positions. Candidates must be Registered Dental Hygienists. Council meets five to six times […] Read More
On May 26, 2020, the CDHM circulated our first Interim COVID IPC Guideline. Amidst the developing COVID crisis, 5 more iterations of the document were developed. Today, effective immediately, based on Shared Health’s removal of mandatory precautions, and the May 10th removal of masking requirements in healthcare settings, CDHM is removing the Interim IPC Guidance […] Read More
University of Manitoba, Continuing Professional Development (CPD) has redeveloped the Cone Beam Radiology Technique Certification course for RDH training to include more pre-study with the full day in-person course. Review the course objectives and consider including CBCT training and study as part of your continuing education development and focus for the upcoming year. This course will […] Read More
For registrants who are on the CDHM Oral Anesthetic Roster, and have been waiting to refresh and update their Local Anesthetic skills, we have good news! The LA Refresher course will be offered at the University of Manitoba on April 15th, 2023. This first course will have limited attendance so if you are interested please […] Read More
In our continued efforts to create a Continuing Competency program (CCP) that demonstrates competency and satisfies the competency program requirement in the Dental Hygienists Act, the CDHM is re-visiting the Professional Activity Record (PAR) component of the CC Program. We have created a short survey to gather feedback from you, the registrants, which will inform […] Read More
Looking for a new challenge within your profession? Check out these two opportunities with the Federation of Dental Hygiene Regulators of Canada (FDHRC)! 1. The FDHRC seeks a consultant to conduct a scoping review and an environmental scan. The scoping review should answer the following question: What evidence exists to support the effectiveness of Orofacial Myofunctional […] Read More
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, the CDHM created a COVID-19 Interim IPC Guidance document designed to assist registrants in providing safe quality oral care for patients while minimizing risk to themselves and their colleagues. Over the past two years, the document has undergone 6 revisions based on emerging evidence at the time. […] Read More
It is a busy time of year; below are a few reminders from the office of the CDHM: The Registration Renewal deadline is closing in. December 31st is the last day to complete your registration for 2023, leaving 15 days to complete your registration renewal to avoid a late fee of $200.00. If you hold […] Read More
The MDHA & CDHM are pleased to open registration for its first ever joint Education Event for Dental Hygienists. The event is taking place as follows: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Victoria Inn Hotel, Winnipeg Saturday, February 25th, 2023 Cost: $80.00 + tax The day will include a hot buffet breakfast and a mid-day snack. […] Read More
Dear CDHM Registrant, The Health Canada, Dental Care Task Force is pleased to inform you that An Act respecting cost of living relief measures related to dental care and rental housing received Royal Assent on November 17, 2022 and that the Dental Benefit Act is now in force. As a result, eligible families will be […] Read More
Please review the Fall 2022 CDHM News Short for the latest updates, news and reminders from the College staff and Council. Kind Regards, Arlynn Brodie PhD, RDH Registrar, Executive Director College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba
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!
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
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.
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!