May 06, 2024 – Updates for CDCP

Please review the April 2024 provider updates from Health Canada regarding the Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP): CDCP Coordination of Benefits_Manitoba CDCP Policy Update_Clients’ Existing Dentures

April 25, 2024 – Continuing Competency Opportunity with CAP

CAP 67th Annual Meeting in Winnipeg, Saturday June 8, 2024 The Canadian Academy of Periodontology (CAP) will be hosting its 67th Annual Meeting in Winnipeg on Saturday June 8th.   The program has dedicated and tailored design specifically for hygienists that is promised to provide valuable insights pertinent to their crucial role in periodontal and peri-implant care. Review the […] Read More

April 15, 2024 – Webinar: What Does Council Do?

Join CDHM Council on April 15th, at 7:00 pm, where Council members will describe and demystify their work on behalf of all Manitobans. CDHM Webinar: What Does Council Do? When: April 15, 2024, 7:00pm Zoom link: Join Zoom Meeting https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84657203350?pwd=YXVnaWBJhJpUvp4b0OaaR437qpYfLv.1   Meeting ID: 846 5720 3350 Passcode: 269784  

April 01, 2024 – CDCP Resource from MDA

Please see the latest resource developed by MDA for the Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP) called “Talking Points About the Canadian Dental Care Plan—For Dentists to Use With Patients” Click the document below to review:

March 18, 2024 – RDH Continuing Education Opportunity

The Canadian Academy of Periodontology (CAP) is hosting their 67th Annual Meeting in Winnipeg, and have a full day of lectures for RDHs! Saturday, June 8, 2024 – Click here for details on the full Dental Hygiene Track Registration is now Open! Early Bird Deadline ends April 8, 2024 Click here for more information and […] Read More

February 20, 2024 – CJDH 2024 Position Paper on Aerosol Reduction

The Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene recently (2024) published a joint position statement from the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association (CDHA) and the American Dental Hygiene Association (ADHA) on Aerosol-generating Procedures and Associated Control/Mitigation Measures. Click the abstract below to review the findings:

January 05, 2024 – MDA Radiation Protection E-Alert

The recent “Safety Code 30 – Radiation Protection in Dentistry” E-Alert from MDA can be reviewed below; of specific note for CDHM registrants is 1. Assessing the Need for Personal Dosimeters. This notice is provided to registrants as information should a discussion arises in a place of employment around the use of dosimeters. Jan 2024 […] Read More

Dec 13 – Winter News Short 2023

Winter means snow, hot chocolate and the Winter edition of the CDHM News! Happy Holidays from the CDHM! Click – here – to review the latest News from the CDHM.

Dec 11 – Seniors Dental Benefit

Good Afternoon The Federal Minister of Labour and Seniors, Seamus O’Regan Jr. announced today that the Seniors Dental Benefit will be available to Canadian residents with a household income under $90,000.00 and no private insurance. Applications to receive the benefit are set to open next week for seniors over the age of 87; however, appointments […] Read More

Oct 24 – Virtual Continuing Competency Opportunity from CDHNS

The College of Dental Hygienists of Nova Scotia (CDHNS) will be hosting a virtual Continuing Competency event  – Tools for the Dental Hygienist Date: Saturday, November 18, 2023 Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm ADT (Note: ADT is 2 hours ahead of Manitoba CST) *Courses can be applied to CDHM CCP submissions.

Oct 13 – Fall CDHM News Short

Fall is here and frost is on the way! Lots of News from CDHM is attached, we hope you enjoy the read. Click here – Fall 2023 Kind Regards, Arlynn

August 30 – Notice of 2023 CDHM AGM

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

Jun 19 – Good News- Ministerial Announcement

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