Policy Updates: CPR & CE/PD

posted Sep 11, 2017, 5:20 AM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Sep 11, 2017, 5:20 AM ]

The NLCDH executive has adopted changes to both the CPR Policy and the CE/PD Policy.

The CPR Policy is posted to nlcdh.com/documents while the CE/PD Policy can be found at nlcdh.com/professionaldevelopment.

Privacy & Confidentiality Presentation PD Points

posted Aug 26, 2017, 6:36 AM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Aug 26, 2017, 6:37 AM ]

Please note that further to our EARLIER POST on the Privacy & Confidentiality Presentation, this policy review and exercise will qualify for one (1) PD point that you can claim.

For those RDH in who were in attendance at the NLDHA AGM, you may claim one (1) PD point for the AGM and one (1) PD point for the policy presentation, for a total of two(2) PD points.

Privacy & Confidentiality Slideshow

posted Aug 23, 2017, 9:17 AM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Aug 26, 2017, 6:38 AM ]

Please find below a link to the presentation that was made at the NLDHA AGM in June, 2017:

Privacy & Confidentiality Presentation June 2017

For those who were not in attendance, please take the time to review this short presentation. All RDHs are asked to familiarize themselves with the NLCHP Privacy, Confidentiality and Consent Document.

A recommended and valuable exercise would be to complete the self assessment tools found in the document (which could/should be shared with your dental team).

UPDATE: This policy review and exercise will qualify for one (1) PD point that you can claim. For those RDH in who were in attendance at the NLDHA AGM, you may claim one (1) PD point for the AGM and one (1) PD point for the policy presentation, for a total of two(2) PD points.

Privacy & Confidentiality Presentation June 2017


NOTICE: AGM Set For September 13

posted Aug 14, 2017, 4:09 AM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Aug 14, 2017, 4:10 AM ]

Please be advised that the Newfoundland and Labrador College of Dental Hygienists Inc. is holding its AGM as follows:

Annual General Meeting
Wednesday September 13, 2017
7:00pm-8:00pm
209 Blackmarsh Road, St. John’s, NL
(meeting room of the NLCHP)

All Newfoundland and Labrador Registered Dental Hygienists are invited to attend.

Tooth Whitening Practice Guidelines

posted May 4, 2017, 6:55 PM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated May 4, 2017, 6:56 PM ]

We have posted NLCDH Practice Guidelines For Tooth Whitening to our documents list at nlcdh.com/documents, or directly at THIS LINK.

Privacy, Confidentiality and Consent Standards

posted May 2, 2017, 2:00 PM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated May 2, 2017, 2:00 PM ]

The NLCHP Privacy, Confidentiality and Consent Standards of Practice Resource Manual is now available under the http://www.nlcdh.com/documents tab of our website, or directly at THIS LINK.

A presentation will be made by the NLCDH at the Oral Health Convention as part of the NL Dental Hygiene Associations’ AGM. Afterward, the presentation will be posted on this website for your review, or for those unable to attend the live presentation.

As part of the Quality Assurance Program of the NLCHP, at a later date you will be required to respond to questions testing your understanding of this document.

PHIA & Jurisprudence Update

posted Oct 25, 2016, 12:29 PM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Oct 25, 2016, 12:30 PM ]

Mandated as an NLCHP registration requirement in 2014, all NLCDH members must have completed by December 2015 two modules on the Personal Health Information Act (PHIA) and the one module on Jurisprudence.

The NLCDH has approved that these registration requirements when completed are worth FOUR (4) Credits. The two required PHIA courses are worth one credit each. The jurisprudence course is worth two credits. These requirements can be claimed for CE one time only.

2016 AGM September 29

posted Sep 20, 2016, 6:18 PM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Sep 20, 2016, 6:18 PM ]

AGM NOTICE


Please be advised The Newfoundland and Labrador College of Dental Hygienists Inc. is holding it’s Annual General Meeting as follows:

Thursday September 29, 2016
7:oopm-8:00pm
209 Blackmarsh Rd., St. John’s, NL
Meeting Room of the NLCHP

All NL Registered Dental Hygienists are invited to attend. Be a part of your profession.

Please RSVP to nlcdh@live.com.

IST Position Statement

posted Dec 13, 2015, 9:07 AM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Dec 13, 2015, 9:07 AM ]

We have added the NLCDH Position Statement on Interim Stabilization Therapy (IST) to the "Documents" section of our website.

CLICK HERE to view this and any other College documents.

AGM August 30 2015

posted Jul 29, 2015, 2:53 PM by NLCDH Admin   [ updated Jul 29, 2015, 2:54 PM ]

The NLCDH Annual General Meeting will be held the Holiday Inn 180 Portugal Cove Rd, St. John’s NL, A1B2N2 on Sunday August 30th at 9:00 am.

This meeting will be held in conjunction with the Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Hygienists Association breakfast and AGM.

Letter of notice is attached to this post.

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