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Dear Registrants, 

Since September 1, 2016 and up to March 2, 2017 there have been:

  • 184 confirmed cases of Mumps reported to Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living.
  • Cases of mumps continue to be reported in Manitoba. 
  • While initially the majority of cases were University students between 18 to 29 years of age, living in Winnipeg, or involved with or participate in sports, mumps cases are now being seen in all ages and throughout Manitoba.
  • Cases are confirmed through Public Health investigation.
  • Public health investigation also determines if the cases are linked to the ongoing outbreak with the University of Manitoba students and identifies any places they have visited and potential people they may have been in contact with during the period when they were contagious.
  • Updates will be posted each Friday, until evidence shows that there are no additional cases associated with this outbreak.

People who think they might have mumps, or have been in close contact with someone who has been diagnosed with mumps, should phone their health-care provider or phone Health Links-Info Sante at 204-788-8200 or 1-888-315-9257 (toll-free) for more information.

 Please see the links below for important information on 1) the outbreak of mumps in Manitoba, and 2) the protocols for healthcare workers to follow.

1) http://www.gov.mb.ca/health/publichealth/diseases/mumps.html

2) http://www.gov.mb.ca/health/publichealth/cdc/protocol/mumps.pdf

Thank you,

CDHM Staff

 

 

 

 

Employment opportunity: Continuing Competency Program Reviewers for 2017

Posted by CDHM ADMIN_NEW On February - 2 - 2017

Continuing Competency Program Reviewers for 2017 

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.

Please download the PDF for more information.

Application deadline: March 31, 2017

Happy Holidays!

Posted by CDHM ADMIN_NEW On December - 9 - 2016

Please note the CDHM Office will be closed December 26, 2016 to January 2, 2017 inclusive.
Re-opening January 3, 2017: 9:00 am

Have a Safe and Healthy 2017!

All the best!

CDHM Council
Executive Director/Registrar
Deputy Registrar
& Administrative Staff

In Pursuit of Clinical Excellence: A Special Program for Dental Hygienists

Posted by CDHM ADMIN_NEW On October - 14 - 2016

Dear Registrants,

Please be aware of the excellent opportunity to attend the continuing professional development day titled, Dental Hygiene: In Pursuit of Clinical Excellence: A Special Program for Dental Hygienists occurring on October 29, 2016.

More information at https://www.cpd-umanitoba.com/events/dental-hygiene-in-pursuit-of-clinical-excellence-a-special-program-for-dental-hygienists/

To register, please contact:

Laura Friesen: 204 789-3562
Laura.Friesen@umanitoba.ca

Pursuit of Clinical Excellence

Thank you,
Sheryl

Sheryl Sloshower RDH, BSc(DH)
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
deputyregistar@cdhm.info

CDHM 2016 Annual General Meeting

Posted by CDHM INFO On September - 16 - 2016

We are pleased to announce that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba (CDHM) has been scheduled for Saturday October 22, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.

See Meeting Notice for details and directions of the location. Due to great responses in attendance and to avoid a delay of the start of the AGM, please arrive for registration and nutrition at 8:30 a.m.

Please RSVP by Friday, October 14, 2016 to the CDHM office by calling 204-219-2678 or by email at cdhm@cdhm.info and let us know if you will be attending the AGM.

Please find below the supporting reports for your review prior to our 2016 CDHM AGM:
· 2016 AGM Meeting Notice
· Proposed AGM Agenda
· CDHM 2015 AGM Minutes
· Introductions to the 2016 Council Candidates
· Proposed By-Law Changes

If you have any questions related to the proposed by-laws, the practice guidelines, the financial statements and/or the election please send, by September 30, 2016, via regular mail to the CDHM office or by email to cdhm@cdhm.info. You are encouraged to read Article 4 of the by-laws. Questions related to governance and/or operational issues that are not sent ahead of time will not be addressed at this meeting.

We at the CDHM, wish you a colorful fall and are looking forward to seeing you at the Annual General Meeting on Saturday October 22, 2016.
CDHM Council

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