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rdh

Updated 2 months ago

Anyone have experience with obtaining RDH license Iowa to Texas? - 1 Reply

I moved from Oklahoma to Texas. Did you take WREB? Have you been working for 5 yrs or more as a RDH? I did take WREB when I graduated almost 10 yrs...

LaurenA

Any problems with background checks?

Looking into applying for dental hygiene...I did see on the requirements that part of getting into the program was a background check. I made some...

FlossBoss

Updated 2 months ago

Being an RDH in California - 37 Replies

Well, it's been a while since I've posted on here. The employment situation has not changed much where I live. Still not a lot of hygiene positions...

JS

Updated 2 months ago

How much does the average Dental Assistant make? - 74 Replies

When you first start as an assistant it is wise to switch offices after a year or so...you ask for more each time. Do it a few times if you have to...

exp

Updated 2 months ago

OCARE = tax = extra money for the what if's? Discuss... - 1 Reply

As it is , many RDH's are finding it hard to find any work PT or as fill in on their own or through agencies...some even have to pay dues...

Marie78

Updated 3 months ago

Concorde Career College - 505 Replies

[QUOTE who="Marisol Ulloa in Perris, California"]Hello their i couldn't help but see that you posted about the book, I'm trying to get in Concorde...

Pearlywhites

Updated 3 months ago

My chance of getting into Dental Hygiene Program in UoP - 5 Replies

Dental, As an RDH you can work in private practice, public organizations like sealant programs, cleaning or educational programs at schools,...

MelissaSewell

Updated 3 months ago

Dental Hygiene or RN? Confused.. - 6 Replies

Surgery sounds invasive but could be the only option. I would prefer you to visit my dentist once, you will feel relieved . see more at...

dentalunion

Updated 3 months ago

HUGE DROP IN WAGES FOR RDH IN BC + IF THIS IS A WAKE UP CALL FOR THE BC HYGIENISTS TO FOR A UNION ? - 96 Replies

[QUOTE who="NO JOB for RDH in BC in Surrey, British Columbia"]THERE ARE NO JOBS IN BC AT ALL ESPECIALLY IN THE LOWER MAINLAND AREA OR SOME DDS ARE...

thickskinnedinMI

Updated 4 months ago

Any DH happy with their career choice??? - 708 Replies

[QUOTE who="old timer in Kent, Washington"]Dental assistants and dental hygienists can organize to get group medical insurance and dental insurance. ...

Rujina

Updated 4 months ago

Getting into a Dental Assistant program & then becoming a Dental Hygienist? - 8 Replies

I'm planning to join dental assisting course here in Edmonton too. Can anyone suggest will It be hard or easy with 2 kids.

still retired

Updated 4 months ago

Hygiene Degree - 634 Replies

potential/projected jobs is simply hearsay.

xboxer

Updated 4 months ago

Considering entering DH program - 2 Replies

If you use these Indeed forums, surely you have seen all of the threads on how saturated the Dental Hygenist field is. When you (OP) post all...

exp

Updated 4 months ago

Dental Hygienist in 2014, Pros and cons? - 6 Replies

Still retired... is a Realist and accurate...please listen. We are not in the "driver's seat" as to pay really anymore, hours, days, etc...they will...

dentalunion

Dental Hygienist Union Toronto Mississauga Ontario

Dental Office union Toronto. First ever for the dental team. UFCW Local 175. Canada Mississauga, Ont. – August 30, 2014 – Workers at four Credit...

dentalunion

First-ever Ontario dental practice organized – UFCW 175

Mississauga, Ont. – August 30, 2014 – Workers at four Credit Valley Oral Surgery offices in the Greater Toronto Area have won their vote to certify...

exp

Updated 5 months ago

Asst's doing prophy's - 136 Replies

Janette...RDH's take 3 Boards and are licensed...it's more than what you think...not rocket science, but it is intense and a rigorous program in many...

exp

Updated 5 months ago

WREB clinical exam!! - 2 Replies

Have you tried those attending your school in other majors...in your dorm or coffee shops, places you frequent? Maybe they might be willing to let...

barbarr

Updated 5 months ago

Other job options for hygienists - 1 Reply

Dental hygienist, nurse, charge, aftercare, community care...

Ellie

Updated 5 months ago

USA RDH moving to Australia,please help - 1 Reply

all documents certify by : Outside Australia , the following people are authorized to certify documents Justice of the Peace Notary...

exp

Updated 5 months ago

Shortage of Dental Hygienists 2014 - 3 Replies

There is NOT a shortage of RDH's...there is a SHORTAGE OF JOBS with decent pay and reg/set hours.

stacyelle

Colorado License Application

Has anyone gone through the Colorado Dental Hygiene License Application process? I applied over a month and a half ago and have called and emailed...

HyattRDH

Updated 6 months ago

RDH license in NJ - 3 Replies

Hi, Can anybody please share some information about how is the New Jersey jurisprudence and ethics exam for Dental hygienist, what type of...

Sunny Southern CA Hygienist

Any Hygienist With Clinical Laser Experience

I just added a few days with a new dentist who has two diode laser machines. I didn't have any previous laser experience; the new dentist was kind...

sharon avila

Updated 6 months ago

My profession is leaving me behind... - 229 Replies

Hi Melody, I have been unsuccessful in contacting you. Is there a chance you can try to reach me? I know Deb at Dr Chalks and asked her to pass my...

Anita

Need Liscening Help!!! Going from Vancouver Canada to Calirfornia

I have been going through this forum and have been looking at other people's posts. I've been getting confused about what exams I would need to...

Anita

Updated 7 months ago

Process of Care Exam, WREB - dental hygiene - 72 Replies

[QUOTE who="Caro in Phoenix, Arizona"]How goes the process??? I'm a Canadian hygienist, now Permanent Resident in Phoenix and preparing for all the...

ONTARIO DH

Updated 7 months ago

Dental Hygiene no jobs - 19 Replies

[QUOTE who="futuredentalhygienist in Mississauga, Ontario"]MUST you have a CLEAN criminal record, in order to become a dental hygienist and be able...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 7 months ago

Dental Hygienist (career change) - 25 Replies

Looking to change careers and do better for my kids and myself and was looking to attend Dental Hygienist school in the San Antonio, TX area. I am a...

Ashley Mc in Sacramento, California

From California to Oregon (or anywhere else). Good or bad idea?? HELP!

Hello! I am currently a new grad hygienist in California and am seriously considering moving to Oregon. The job pool here right now is completely...

Ashley Mc in Sacramento, California

Updated 7 months ago

Professional and disability insurance for Hygienists - 3 Replies

Hi, I am trying to find a good company to purchase liability and disability insurance as a RDH in Arizona. Any recommendations?? Thanks!

adusonu in Redding, California

Updated 7 months ago

Why do you want to be dental hygiene? - 83 Replies

I still don't know why I want to be a dental hygiene. Yes. flexible hour. I worked in the dentist for 2 yrs, and I love it. Pay is gOod. But that's...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 7 months ago

Getting into DH program with dismissed misdemeanor - 2 Replies

I am moving to PA and plan on going to school for dental hygiene. I was charged but never convicted with a misdemeanor. All charges were dropped in...

Edward Rose in Atlanta, United States minor outlying islands

Updated 7 months ago

dental hygienist jobs in new zealand - 98 Replies

I would like to know how easy it is to work in new Zealand as a dental Hygienist

sandra in Austin, Texas

Updated 7 months ago

Master's Degree for an RDH - 11 Replies

Can anybody suggest a good master's program for a dental hygienist? I have my BS, and it has gotten me nowhere. I want to pursue whichever will...

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 8 months ago

If there are no jobs... - 9 Replies

...then why does dental hygienist keep showing up on practically every single "jobs in demand" list I find online? My own dentist pretty much...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 8 months ago

Scaling and arrestin for 4mm pockets? - 169 Replies

I recently went for my regular 6mo cleaning. I am new to the area I am a new patient to this practice. They were running a "special" for new...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 8 months ago

Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Alberta, Yes or No? Please help me out! - 1 Reply

Hi everyone, I am applying for the University of Alberta's Diploma in Dental Hygiene program this year. I like the profession and think it will...

rdh_too in Bedford, Texas

Updated 8 months ago

How did you become a dental hygienist? - 2 Replies

I need help with my project. I need to interview a dental hygienist.? I've recently started taking courses at my local community college and my...

tklerdh in Houston, Texas

Updated 8 months ago

dental hygenist - 1007 Replies

hey guys, can anyone tell me what colleges can i apply to for dh, i live in brooklyn,ny

dentalnut in British Columbia

Getting back to DH after four years away

I am re-registering to be a DH after four years away from the field. Does anyone have tips (aside from self study, of course!) to get my skills up to...

FlossBoss in Oceanside, California

Updated 9 months ago

Dental Hygiene School - 179 Replies

Hello, I just got rejected from the Pierce College dental hygiene program in Lakewood, WA. I've heard it's one of the more difficult schools to...

Nat in Miami, Florida

Dental Hygienist

Hello! How really want youre advise! I was a Dental Hygienist for 16 years . We relocate since 2005, than I left my carrier to move with my...

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 9 months ago

Community College Dental Hygiene Degree vs. UoP or USC? - 16 Replies

I already have a bachelors degree in a different field and have completed almost all of the prerequisites for dental hygiene school. I am planning on...

Interested In DH in Vernon, British Columbia

Updated 9 months ago

U.S. National Board exam vs. Canadian National Board Exam. Same or diff? - 160 Replies

Hey, I am a Canadian citizen that is taking Dental Hygiene in Michigan. I have dual so i decided to write both the board exams for the US and Canada...

Hoping for Good News in Vernon, British Columbia

Updated 9 months ago

Local anesthetic courses- BC canada - 32 Replies

Hi everyone Has anyone taken the local anesthethic course at camosun college in victoria, or at UBC? I heard some bad things about the program in...

alyson tovey in Pleasant Grove, Utah

Updated 9 months ago

WREB Anesthesia Exam - 76 Replies

I am getting ready to take the WREB anesthesia exam (written and clinical) in a couple of weeks. Any tips on what to study for the written exam? ...

Dental & Hygiene Prof. Ronda in Orlando, Florida

Updated 9 months ago

Going to Dental Hygiene School as a international dentist - 8 Replies

Hi, I have a bachelors degree in dental surgery(B.D.S)from my home country India. Now, i want to come and study dental hygiene at a community...

still retired in Hawaii

Updated 9 months ago

Dental Hygiene Portfolio - 3 Replies

I know this shouldn't matter but I'm just curious how many pages did you submit for your portfolio? Did you receive a call for clarifications? Any...

exp in Massachusetts

Updated 9 months ago

Dental Hygiene Hourly Wage - 22 Replies

Can anyone tell me how much you get paid hourly working as a dental hygienist. I make $36 dollars an hour and I just graduated from school. Should I...

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