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Job > Dental Hygienist

Tips on finding dental hygiene patients!

Try seniors centers, laundromats, low income housing areas. You are offering discounted services so target people with no insurance and lower incomes. You do have to stress the ...

19 months ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

DH license from Ontario to BC

[QUOTE who="Simone in Red Deer, Alberta"]Are there any comments or advise etc. about Georgian College in Ontario please?[/QUOTE]

It is a public community college ...

3 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

[QUOTE who="30 year vet in Edmonton, Alberta"]If the 34 schools of Dental hygiene in Ontario have now become 20 schools of dental hygiene in Ontario....is there a way to ...

3 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

[QUOTE who="30 year vet in Edmonton, Alberta"]Hi "Still Practicing",

I just want to alert you to something else about this 'idea that 20 schools survived' ...

3 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist

[QUOTE who="Anna in Hackettstown, New Jersey"]I am a Dental hygienist.. I live in New Jersey (USA) I am interested to move in Toronto .Can someone advise me what should i ...

3 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

[QUOTE who="rdh in Calgary, Alberta"]Are you new to hygiene?? 4unit appt?? FMP and OHI billed in unit of time????[/QUOTE]

No - I'm in a different Province ...

3 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Working overseas!

http://www.dhaa.asn.au/dhaa/employ.html

Check this out - I believe there are a few hoops to jump through and have heard that it is easier to get a job in New Zealand and ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

St Clair College Windsor already has a program for Dental Hygiene (and has had for many years) I think the post merely indicates that the program is moving to a new building.

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

dental hygiene schools in ontario

[QUOTE who="rdh4 in Victoria, British Columbia"]Hello Shyla:
Could you tell me this again, please? I can't believe what I've read! I've had an inactive Ontario ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

dental hygiene schools in ontario

Yes an accredited college matters - any school not accredited by 2012 (I think) will be closed down by the Ministry of Education. Graduates of unaccredited schools have to take a ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

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

It is the US that uses the different numbering system (1-32) Ontario uses the quadrant system quads 1-4 teeth numbered 1-8 first number indicates the quadrant the second number ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

to practice in ontario

[QUOTE who="exp in Newmarket, New Hampshire"]Hi, Contact to Board of Registration in Dentistry in the area you want to practice....they will have the most info. GL[/QUOTE ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

If you need assistance with clinical competancy prior to taking your CDHO clinical exam and after you have graduated from your educational program you should contact the CDHO ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Finding patients for hygiene school

Try seniors centres - retired people have the time to spend at the long appointments and they often have interesting mouths. They also appreciate the minimal cost involved in ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

canadian hygienist wants to move to uk

http://www.ifdh.org/ This is the link to the International Federation of Dental Hygienists which may be a useful jumping off point for your questions. Or - http://www.bsdht.org.uk ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Little Help On Working in the USA or in Europe

[QUOTE who="Vanessa Pinto Cerqueira in Lisboa, Portugal"]Hello Everyone!
My name is Vanessa and i'm a 24 year old DH from Portugal. I really want to work outside my ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

http://www.cda-adc.ca/cdacweb/en/search_for_accredited_programs/search1.asp?lstProvince=9&optProgram=2

This shows the Canadian National Institute of Health is accredited ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

Before you invest large sums of money in schooling check out the employment opportunities in the GTA - right now there are very few jobs advertised and those that are around are ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Regency Dental Hygiene Academy OR Canadian Academy of Dental Hygiene

[QUOTE who="Mitchieline in Mississauga, Ontario"] However, upon making my research in terms of total ontario population vs. the availability of Dental Hygienist with the ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

There are currently 3 positions listed for the whole of Ontario on the ODHA website: I instructor - contract full time, 1 permanent part time for a mobile clinic, and 1 for an ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

what are the requirements for a Dental Hygiene student to write the National US board?

You have to contact the College of Dental Hygienists in the Province you wish to work and discuss your personal situation with them.

I had a patient who was a practicing ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Can a R.D.H that graduated from an unaccredited Canadian private school write the American Dental Hygiene Board exam?

adha.org/careerinfo/foreign_trained.htm

This link will point you in the right direction to answer your questions.

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

I'm telling potential students to check the accreditation of schools because the Ministry has said that non-accredited schools will be closed by 2012 and I would hate to be partway ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

If it is the public colleges exam then I think a review of your basic sciences courses, english comprehension (I'm pretty sure there is a piece you have to read and then answer ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Questions regarding the May 2008 NDH Board Exam was COMPROMISED---does anyone know why???

http://www.ndhcb.ca/files/2008_School_Sum_Report.pdf

If you go to the above link you will find one school that had 13 people fail the exam - this will probably answer your ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

what are the requirements for a Dental Hygiene student to write the National US board?

The ADHA (American Dental Hygienist Association) website has the following information:

http://adha.org/careerinfo/foreign_trained.htm

The ADA website has an area for ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

what are the requirements for a Dental Hygiene student to write the National US board?

As a graduate of a non-accredited college in Canada I doubt if you will be elligible to write the US Board exams. I went the the NERB (North Eastern Regional Board) site and this ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

http://www.cda-adc.ca/cdacweb/en/search_for_accredited_programs/

This is what you are looking for but I would strongly urge you not to use "text typing" when you ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiensts licenced in Ontario practice in other provinces ( specially New Brunswick)?

Application for Registration : Dental Hygienists

On Friday, June 19th, Royal Assent was given to the legislation entitled “College of Dental Hygienists of New ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Requirements for College?

http://www.ontariocolleges.ca/documents/OCRG-HCcharts-eng.pdf

This will take you to a pdf file that lists each of the public colleges and the admission requirements for all ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

Nonsense! Check out your chosen career - find out if there is an accreditation that courses should teach to and GO TO A SCHOOL WITH AN ACCREDITED PROGRAM. Check out the success ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Number of Dental Hygiene Schools in Canada BY PROVINCE?

It is my understanding that the rule of thumb for hygiene salaries is that they should be in the order of 30% of production. If you are proposing a $20-25 range for hygiene ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

[QUOTE who="RDH in Toronto, Ontario"]Most Public schools have started as Privates. Some have gone from Public to Private such as Columbia University. Others such as Yale ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Truth about employment for the R.D.H. right now...

[QUOTE who="exp in Massachusetts"]How do you know this P? O. is in Chicago and you're in Ontario... do you have a friend who knows her? If so, maybe she could tell her ...

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Truth about employment for the R.D.H. right now...

I understand that Oprah doesn't have a regular dentist but uses the local dental school! I don't think she would be a strong advocate for hygienists.

4 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Wages in Calgary?

[QUOTE who="Brett in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan"]Does anybody know if Calgary or Edmonton has any job openings for Dental Therapists certified in extractions, fillings ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Working 48 hours

[QUOTE who="anon in Toronto, Ontario"]I have 2 options. One is working 48 hours working Mon-Sat, the other is working 48hours Mon-Thurs(8am-8pm). Which one would you ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

[QUOTE who="RDH in Toronto, Ontario"]To be Accredited a Program needs to be non accredited first. My friend in Toronto DH class just got a 95% pass rate in their ndhcb ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

foreign trained dentists

[QUOTE who="maria in Mississauga, Ontario"]hey am living in canada a foriegn trained dentist.
i want to know how can i apply for the hyginist license n if i get it ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

In the "old" days before there were private colleges many people wanting to be hygienists went down into the US to go to school. That may well be an option for some of ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

owning a dental hygiene practice

I suggest you contact the ODHA I believe they have some information that you might find useful.

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

If you are positive you want to be an RDH, visit both schools, talk to current students and faculty. Check out the location of the school, will you be able to live fairly close or ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Need information on temp Dental Hygienie work internationally

International Federation of Dental Hygienists might be a good starting point to find out which countries, if any, will allow temps.

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

If you attend hygiene school in Ontario you will have to pass the NDHCB Board exam upon completion of your course of study - if you attended a non-accredited school you will then ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

About Toronto College of Dental Hygiene

They are an accredited school which is good (you will graduate and not need to do a clinical competancy exam for the CDHO) their results on the National Dental Hygiene Board exam ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

Working in Australia

http://www.dhaa.asn.au/dhaa/train.html

check this out

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

colleges for DH in toronto?

To all potential students of private colleges I would strongly recommend that you only consider ACCREDITED schools. The following link from the College of Dental Hygienists of ...

5 years ago
Job > Dental Hygienist

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

I have been a hygienist for over 10 years and haven't yet met an RDH that "enjoyed" their schooling - it is something we all endured. School prepares us for the world of ...

5 years ago