News Releases - 2020

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Canada’s Dental Hygienists Elect New President

October 5, 2020

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is pleased to announce the installation of its new president, Tiffany Ludwicki, at its virtual annual general meeting on Saturday, October 3.

Response to WHO recommendations

August 14, 2020

On August 3, the World Health Organization (WHO) advised that “routine non-essential oral health care—which usually includes oral health check-ups, dental cleanings and preventive care—be delayed until there has been sufficient reduction in COVID-19 transmission rates from community transmission to cluster cases or according to official recommendations at national, sub-national or local level.”1

Canada’s 2020 Dental Hygiene Superheroes Unmasked

August 6, 2020

From an impressive field of 755 deserving nominees from across Canada, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is thrilled to reveal the winner of its third annual Dental Hygiene Superhero Competition.

COVID-19 Caution Continues but Dental Hygiene Care is Back!

August 6, 2020

Now that dental offices across Canada have begun reopening, dental hygienists encourage you to resume your preventive dental hygiene care.

Dental Hygienists and Dental Industry: A Partnership for Progress

June 10, 2020

As we navigate these challenging times, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is deeply appreciative of the amazing dedication and commitment of our new and long-time dental industry partners.

Health Benefits Trend - COVID-19

May 12, 2020

Today’s national employment numbers indicate that 2 million more Canadians are unemployed and seeking work as of April. The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is calling on employers to maintain workplace-sponsored health and dental benefits so that Canadians can continue receiving the services and treatments they need for good oral and overall health.

Protect Your Overall Health by Maintaining Good Oral Health

April 2, 2020

April is oral health month in Canada and, while we are all busy doing our part to slow the spread of the coronavirus and keep everyone in our communities healthy, we cannot forget that maintaining good health includes protecting our oral health.

Do You Know a Dental Hygiene Superhero?

February 1, 2020

Join forces with the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) to help us recognize, for the third year in a row, dental hygiene health care superheroes in communities across Canada.