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UNM RDH and Dental Resident Alumni Social

(Posted: 05/04/2018)

When: Friday, May 4, 2018 

Where: UNM Hodgin Hall (Free Parking) 

Time:  5:30pm- 7:30pm 

Contact: RSVP here

Join RDH: Reuniting Distinguished Hygienists and AEGD Dental Residents for appetizers & cash bar as we celebrate our profession and programs! 

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A CE Certificate is not the only way to prove attendance.

(Posted: 01/18/2018)

The New Mexico Board of Dental Health Care offers several options  for verification of course attendance.  Check them all out on page 35 of the Rules and Regulations.  "Dental Hygienists, Continuing Education Requirements" can be found on page 103.  Familiarize yourself with all the rules & regs as there are changes yearly.

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Would you like to receive updates regarding events & CEs geared toward NM hygienists?

(Posted: 01/18/2018)

NMDHA provides an e-blast service, reminding you of upcoming events and CEs.

In order to shoot these updates to your inbox, NMDHA must receive your request to be added to the e-blast list.  Send your request along with your email address to Kelly Valdez-Ayres,  It's as easy as that!


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A CE focused on rules & regulations.

(Posted: 01/19/2018)

The NM Board of Dental Health Care offers a low-cost, 3-hour, open-book jurisprudence CE.  Rules change yearly and it is your responsibility to comply with and stay current with the rules.

For details about the CE go to and click on Exam and Education Schedule, or for the actual exam, click on Forms and Applications.

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Laser Use by Dental Hygienists

(Posted: 01/18/2018)

In October 2013, the Dental Hygienists’ Committee adopted rules establishing criteria for laser use by dental hygienists. Are you in compliance? Check out the new rule ( at the Board of Dental Health Care website for more details: