Handbook  Public Health Dental Hygienist Toolkit

Information and resources to help registered dental hygienists take advantage of the exciting new professional opportunities that exist in providing preventive dental services in public health settings

Organization: Department of Public Health
Date published: March 5, 2018


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.