From a formidable area of 685 deserving nominees from throughout Canada, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Affiliation (CDHA) was thrilled to disclose the winners of its fifth Dental Hygiene Superhero Competitors at our latest convention within the Yukon.
This exceptional area of nominees was narrowed to twenty finalists and evaluated by a panel of judges who chosen Jadina Yip of Burnaby, British Columbia, as Canada’s Dental Hygiene Superhero. Two honourable mentions have been additionally chosen: Laura Iorio of Ajax, Ontario, and Elizabeth Jones of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Championed by oral well being defender CDHA and sponsored by SENSODYNE, this competitors acknowledges dental hygiene well being care superheroes, the essential work they accomplish, and the roles they play as important main well being care suppliers in communities throughout Canada.
“I’ve totally loved studying in regards to the 2022 Sensodyne Superheroes” says Wendy Stewart, CDHA president. “Their inspiring tales remind me of why I grew to become a dental hygienist – to assist others. Their distinctive service to their sufferers, their communities, and our occupation. has had a big impact on the general well being of their communities, and I thank them for his or her laborious work and generosity.” Dental hygienists have been nominated primarily by purchasers, but in addition by colleagues and employers, and have been evaluated on their shopper focus, empowerment by means of training, accountability, management, integrity, respect, and compassion.
Congratulations to all nominees. Go to dentalhygienecanada.ca/superherowinners to learn extra about these inspiring heroes.
CDHA is the collective nationwide voice of greater than 30,000 dental hygienists in Canada, immediately representing 21,000 particular person members, together with college students. Since 1963, CDHA has labored to advance the occupation and promote the significance of oral well being. Dental hygiene is the sixth-largest regulated well being occupation in Canada, with professionals working in a wide range of settings, together with impartial dental hygiene apply, with folks of all ages, addressing points associated to oral well being. For extra info on oral well being, go to dentalhygienecanada.ca.