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PDHA Advocacy

Time is of the essence the Education Committee will be meeting will be held  Monday June 10th.  Review Templates on our websites Advocacy page. I would ask that you email your letters in support of HB 994 to:   The Honorable Curt Sonney at: http://www.repsonney.com/

PDHA Advocacy 2019-06-06T14:42:24+00:00


Download Candidate Application and review list of terms, qualifications and some duties of the PDHA officer and positions that will be elected late summer and at this year’s Annual Session to be held November 7-11, 2019.


HCO 1369

We are asking for your support of HCO 1369. This piece of legislation is being put forth by Representative Mindy Fee and Representative Joanna E. McClinton with eleven other co-sponsors regarding the expansion of the PHDHP into school settings to provide screenings. Please locate and contact your Representatives at: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/home/findyourlegislator/ and encourage them to join Rep. Fee and Rep. McClinton by becoming a co-sponsor. This is a bi-partisan effort which also has the support of the PDA and the AGD.

HCO 1369 2019-03-19T14:35:35+00:00

Put Your Purple On! 

Have you heard the news? ADHA has partnered with the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) to bring you the Put Your Purple On! campaign! We’re joining CDHA in observing April as Oral Health Month and celebrating National Dental Hygienists Week April 6-12. 

Put Your Purple On!  2019-03-11T17:44:16+00:00

Erie County health department hits road for dental screenings

Five-year-old patient Alex Miller has pictures of his teeth taken by Karen Omniewski, a public health dental hygiene practitioner with the Erie County Department of Health, during a teledentistry visit in Corry last week.

Erie County health department hits road for dental screenings 2019-02-21T15:58:06+00:00

CPR Recertification

On Saturday, February 23, 2019, the Northwest Component of the Pennsylvania Dental Hygienists’ Association will be conducting a CPR recertification.

CPR Recertification 2019-02-13T16:23:11+00:00

Two day Spring CE event

May 17 – 18, 2019, Ambassador Center in Erie The Northwest Component will be hosting our two day Spring CE event. Details forthcoming.

Two day Spring CE event 2019-02-13T16:23:26+00:00

Registering for continuing education courses now will be ONLINE with CE ZOOM

Now is the time to set up your cezoom account profile. By the end of January, there will be three courses hosted by your North East Component – Sector 9

Registering for continuing education courses now will be ONLINE with CE ZOOM 2019-01-29T17:05:34+00:00

Sealant Saturday

FEBRUARY 13 - Sealant Saturday — St. Joe’s Dental Clinic of Penn State Health System | 6th & Walnut Streets in Reading, PA 19601

Sealant Saturday 2019-02-06T16:30:24+00:00