News & Events

1/23/2021 – Governor Baker opens COVID-19 vaccination to dental professionals

Dear Colleagues, The State House News Service reports that the Baker Administration is opening COVID-19 vaccination to ALL remaining Phase 1 groups in the state’s vaccine distribution plan, including dental professionals providing patient-facing care. Below is the listing of vaccination locations. All vaccination sites require appointments.   Online map of locations providing vaccines to eligible …Read More

Join Us! New MDHA Live-Streamed Webinar

**This course meets the four hour requirement to become a Public Health Dental Hygienist in the State of Massachusetts.** Details: COURSE TITLE: Massachusetts Public Health Hygiene Seminar COST: $100 ADHA members | $185 non-members CEU: 4.0 Credit Hours REGISTRATION OPENS: 01/06/2021: Click Here to Register with CEZOOM! Speaker: Melissa Leite CDA, RDH, BSMelissa Leite graduated …Read More

See the LATEST COVID-19 Updates:

Below are the latest COVID-19 resources and links from MDHA, ADHA and more. We want to thank you all for your ongoing dedication to the dental hygiene profession and the delivery of safe and effective oral health care. We will get through this, because we are better together. If you have questions or concerns you …Read More

Take the Lead at the All-Virtual Dental Hygiene Leadership Summit, January 15-16, 2021

The ADHA has created an all-virtual event to support dental hygienists facing significant challenges and changes in their professional roles during uncertain times. Empower and promote your personal and professional development with two packed leadership education days. You’ll find something valuable for your journey, no matter where you are in your career. View the Leadership …Read More

The Time to RENEW is NOW!

We’re stronger together! As an ADHA member, you have exclusive access to quality CE courses, CE Smart Tracker, COVID-19 resources, advocacy and more. This is your ADHA. Membership in ADHA delivers: Advocacy at the local, state and national levels. ADHA represents the interests of dental hygienists across the country, so the health and safety of you, …Read More

Article: “National Partnership for Dental Therapy: The East Coast’s First Dental Therapist Chooses Maine”

OCTOBER 15, 2020 BOSTON, MA — Today, the National Partnership for Dental Therapy announced that the first ever dental therapist on the East Coast will begin working in Bangor, Maine at Penobscot Community Health Care. Claire Roesler will begin work six years after a law passed in Maine to allow dental therapists – a highly trained and …Read More