• Public Health Dental Hygienist Overview

  • Public Health Dental Hygienist Fact Sheet

  • So You Want to be a Public Health Dental Hygienist?

    These videos provide information to professionals interested in oral health prevention programs in school settings, as well as in settings that serve seniors.
  • Reporting Requirements

    Each public health dental hygienist shall maintain data to be reported to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health's Office of Oral Health, (234 CMR 5.08(7)).
  • Public Health Dental Hygienist Toolkit

    The information and resources within this toolkit will help a registered dental hygienist take advantage of the exciting new professional opportunities that exist in providing preventive dental services in public health settings. All dental providers are advised to read and understand the rules and regulations governing the practice of dentistry in Massachusetts before providing dental care in a public health setting. The information contained in this toolkit is based on current literature in the year 2010, and should be used as a resource only.