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

Jun 12 – Call For Nominations

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

Mar 28 – Upcoming Continuing Education Opportunity: CBCT Techniques Course Available at University of Manitoba

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

Mar 20 – Take the Survey Today! “To PAR or not to PAR?”

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

Jan 10 – FDHRC Research and Committee Opportunities

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

Dec 19 – IMPORTANT Registration Renewal Information

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

Nov 24 – Canada Dental Benefit

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

Oct 11 – Fall 2022 CDHM News Short

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 

Oct 4 – CPD Complimentary Event Opportunity, Saturday, Nov 19, 2022: Motivational Interviewing in Healthcare

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

Sept 27 – CDHM 2021-2022 Annual Report

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

June 28 – Summer CDHM News Short

Read about important updates for practice, 2023 registration & the Oct 2022 AGM Announcement in the Summer issue of the CDHM News Short!

June 20 – IMPORTANT Reminders from CDHM

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

June 8 – CDHM Council Call for Nominations

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

Mar 28 – Spring 2022 CDHM News Short

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!