The CDHM would like to welcome Aaron Szucsik to the position of CDHM CCP Reviewer. Aaron has been mentored into the position over the last year under the guidance of Sheryl Sloshower, the CCP Coordinator. Aaron is the recipient of the School of Dental Hygiene Gold Medal and has been an avid CDHM volunteer. Aaron will work with the CDHM Continuing Competency Reviewer Committee, comprised of Diane Girardin, Harriet Rosenbaum and Laura MacDonald. The College is very fortunate to have a strong, dedicated and enthusiastic committee of dental hygienists. The CDHM CCP Reviewer Committee will work collaboratively under the direction of Sheryl Sloshower to provide the registrants with CCP feedback.

Thank you,


Sheryl Sloshower

CDHM CCP Coordinator


Posted by cdhmweb On March - 15 - 2015ADD COMMENTS

The College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM) has an open position on its Board of Assessors, effective April 15, 2015. 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 20, 2015 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 $440 per fiscal year.

Posted by cdhmweb On March - 4 - 2015ADD COMMENTS

POSITION DESCRIPTION – Deputy Registrar February 2015

The College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM) is the regulatory body for Manitoba’s over 700 registered dental hygienists with the mandate to protect the public through the regulation of dental hygiene. The CDHM is restructuring its team and invites applicants for the position of Deputy Registrar. This is a part-time position, reporting to the Registrar/Executive Director. To be successful in the position you must be a practising registrant (or be eligible for practising registration) with the CDHM, preferably with a broad scope of dental hygiene experience, with at least 5 years of experience in dental hygiene roles such as administration and program development.

Reporting to the Registrar/Executive Director, the successful candidate will contribute to meeting the mandate of the College as part of the senior management team by leading projects, supporting College programs such as the Continuing Competency Program and assuming the Registrar/Executive Director’s duties in her absence.

Based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the Deputy Registrar is a two day/week position at the CDHM office. The Deputy Registrar will be flexible and structure his or her time to meet the needs of the College and its Committees. Baccalaureate degree and experience in health professions regulation is required.

Excellent verbal and written skills as well as effective teamwork skills will enable the successful candidate to assume the responsibilities of this position.

The CDHM offers a competitive salary and support for continuing professional development.

Interested candidates should apply in writing with a resume, cover letter and references to:

Registrar/Executive Director
College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba
109-420 Des Meurons Street
Winnipeg MB
R2H 2N9

Deadlines for applications is: March 13, 2015, 4 PM CST.

Download the full job description.

Posted by cdhmweb On February - 25 - 2015ADD COMMENTS

thumbnailThe CDHM Legislation Update, “Know the Act” held in April 2014, is now available on the CDHM website as a voiced PowerPoint presentation provided by the presenter, Mickey Wener. The CDHM invites you to view and listen to this user-friendly presentation that walks you through the complexities of our legislation.

Posted by cdhmweb On February - 1 - 2015ADD COMMENTS



The latest issue of CDHM Connections is now available online:CDHM_Connections_Issue18

Posted by cdhmweb On February - 1 - 2015ADD COMMENTS