From a formidable subject 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 current convention within the Yukon.
This exceptional subject 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 necessary work they accomplish, and the roles they play as important main well being care suppliers in communities throughout Canada.
“I’ve completely loved studying concerning the 2022 Sensodyne Superheroes” says Wendy Stewart, CDHA president. “Their inspiring tales remind me of why I turned a dental hygienist – to assist others. Their distinctive service to their sufferers, their communities, and our occupation. has had a huge effect on the general well being of their communities, and I thank them for his or her arduous work and generosity.” Dental hygienists have been nominated primarily by purchasers, but in addition by colleagues and employers, and have been evaluated on their consumer focus, empowerment by way of schooling, 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, instantly 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 quite a lot of settings, together with unbiased dental hygiene observe, with individuals of all ages, addressing points associated to oral well being. For extra info on oral well being, go to dentalhygienecanada.ca.