The College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM) has an open position on its Board of Assessors, effective May 1, 2016. The position will commence after the following selection process.

Interested individuals are asked to provide a professional resume and covering letter indicating why s/he would like to serve in this position by March 24, 2016 in writing to the CDHM office located at:

109-420 Des Meurons
Winnipeg, MB
R2H 2N9

After review of the resumes, applicants will be short-listed for an interview prior to final selection.




Assess and approve applicants for registration as a dental hygienist in Manitoba in accordance with the requirements set out in The Dental Hygienists Act and Regulations.



The Board of Assessors is composed of a minimum of three dental hygienists appointed by the Council of the College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba. Board members serve a 3-year term, and if offered, may serve additional terms.


Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Assess applications for registration as a dental hygienist.
  2. Consider and decide whether applications for registration should be approved and, if so, whether any conditions should be attached to such registration.


Must be registered and in good standing as a practising or non-practising dental hygienist in Manitoba.



Board of Assessor appointees are remunerated on an hourly basis at $20/hour to a maximum of $460 per fiscal year.

Posted by cdhmweb On March - 8 - 2016ADD COMMENTS

The February 2016 CDHM Connections Newsletter is now available online.

You can find an archive of all CDHM Connections newsletters here.

Posted by cdhmweb On February - 1 - 2016ADD COMMENTS

The College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM) will require Continuing Competency Program (CCP) Reviewers to assist the College with providing feedback to the membership. CCP reviewers will work under the direction of the Deputy Registrar.
Role of the reviewer

  • Review the CCP submissions using the CDHM Feedback Guidelines for the Continuing Competency Program

Selection Criteria

  • Must be registered and in good standing as a practicing dental hygienist in Manitoba
  • Commitment to lifelong learning, policies and principles of the CCP
  • Maintains high standards of work and attention to detail
  • Reliability
  • Effectively manages time and completes tasks on time to ensure the CCR/PAR feedback is completed within the specified timelines
  • Maintains and respects confidentiality of information
    Works well with individuals/ teams
  • Responds positively to direction
  • Has excellent interpersonal/communication skills, oral and written
  • Has computer experience


CCP Reviewers are remunerated on an hourly basis at $20/hour, up to a maximum of $460.00/year.
After review of the resumes, applicants will be short-listed for an interview prior to the final selection.
Registrants interested in becoming CDHM CCP reviewers may apply by sending a letter of interest and current resume by March18, 2016 to:
Sheryl Sloshower
Deputy Registrar
College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM)
109-420 Des Meurons Street
Winnipeg, MB R2H2N9
T: 204-219-2678
F: 204-219-2679
ccp (at)

Posted by cdhmweb On January - 13 - 2016ADD COMMENTS

Please note the CDHM Office hours during the holiday season will be as follows:

December 24 2015: Closed
December 25 2015: Closed
December 28 2015: Closed
December 29 2015: Closed
December 30 2015: Closed
December 31 2015:Closed
January 1 2016: Closed

Reopening January 4 2016: 9:00 am

Happy holidays to all members!


Posted by cdhmweb On December - 14 - 2015ADD COMMENTS

Manitoba Health, Healthy Living and Seniors released the Manitoba Patient Safety Framework (2015) on October 26, 2015, the first day of Canadian Patient Safety Week.  The framework has important information on improving patient safety in our system.  Please review and share this important information with your colleagues.


News release


Posted by cdhmweb On November - 6 - 2015ADD COMMENTS