Exciting times to be a DHAA member

The DHAA has been listening to its members and has exciting news about how it’s enhancing member value that will be announced in the coming weeks. For now, here’s a hint. The main addition is particularly relevant at this time of year, as many of us start to think about renewing our Professional Indemnity insurance (PI). Meeting your obligations as … Read More

Give dental hygiene a voice in Australia!

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The DHAA would like to encourage its members to apply for appointment to state and territory committees of the Dental Board of Australia. Dental hygienist registration numbers are increasing and the majority of oral health therapists are working predominantly in dental hygiene (as per AHPRA data); as such, it is important that the profession increases our representation on the Dental … Read More

Dental Board of Australia Communiqué – Nov 2016

The 80th meeting of the Dental Board of Australia (DBA) was held on Friday 25 November 2016 at the National Office of the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) in Melbourne. This communiqué highlights key discussions and considerations from the DBA board’s meeting as well as other important information. This downloadable PDF is also on the DBA on our website. … Read More

Tasmanian AHPRA Stakeholders Meeting

Linda Thomas (DHAA Tasmania Chair) and Danielle Gibbens (DHAA Tasmania Director) were fortunate enough to be invited to the most recent AHPRA Tasmania stakeholders meeting to be updated on all this AHPRA specific for Tasmanian members. They were lucky enough to meet the whole team that takes care of dental matters for AHPRA along with other stakeholders such as the ADA … Read More