THE REGULATION OF DENTAL HYGIENE IN MANITOBA

Posted by CDHM INFO On September - 20 - 2013

A new document has been added to the Legislation & Resources > Stakeholder section.

“The Profession of Dental Hygiene
Dental hygienists are regulated primary oral health care professionals who specialize in clinical preventive and therapeutic therapies, oral health education and health promotion. Dental hygiene is a health profession involving theory and evidence-based practice, drawing upon the biomedical, social, and behavioural sciences, and the body of dental hygiene knowledge. The practice of dental hygiene involves collaboration with clients, other health professionals and society to achieve and maintain optimal oral health, an integral part of well-being. A client may be an individual, family, group, organization, or community accessing the professional services of a dental hygienist. As oral health professionals, dental hygienists practice as clinicians, educators, researchers, administrators, health promoters and/or consultants.”

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