Archive for 2019 March


Monthly Archive for: ‘March, 2019’

Preparing for a Dental Hygienist Career in Ontario

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Enter a Dental Hygienist Program The first step towards becoming a dental hygienist in Ontario is attending a school of dental hygienists. You should only go to a school whose programs are Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada (CDAC). If the program is not approved, you may not be able to sit the National Dental Hygiene Certification Board, meaning you will …

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What Makes a Good Dental Hygiene Program?

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A career as a dental hygienist starts with attending a good dental hygienist school Toronto that is offering a good dental hygienist program. Picking a good school and a good program increases your chances of employment and determines the skills you will come out of school with. Below are tips on what to look for in a program. CDAC Accreditation In Canada, …

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Top Hard and Soft Skills a Dental Hygienist Should Have

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If you are to have a thriving career as a dental hygienist, you need to have several hard and soft skills. Note that even when you are not a natural in a certain skill, you can always work on it. These skills include: Must-Have Hard Skills Job skills: You need skills specific to the job such as conducting initial dental assessments and …

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Important Considerations when Thinking of a Career as a Dental Hygienist

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A career as a dental hygienist means low unemployment rate (around 1.3% which is below the national average), registered healthcare professional status (with less effort), rewarding income (hourly rate of between C$29.50 and C$43.93), flexible work schedule, and the satisfaction of making an impact on the community and on your patients’ lives, among other benefits. If you are considering this …

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Hygiene Room Checklist: 13 Orthodontic Problems a Dental Hygienist Should Check

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As a dental hygienist, you will be responsible for educating patients and the community on dental hygiene. Most of your work will be done in the hygiene room. Other than oral health education, hygiene rooms are also used for treatment, gathering of patient history, and examination of periodontal health, oral soft tissue structures, and dentition status to understand the severity …

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APLUS Institute campus is closed until further notice due to COVID-19. Classes continue to be offered online.
The July 2020 Intake begins on July 6 with remote delivery.

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