Indiana Dental Hygienists' Association


Indiana Dental Hygienists' Association




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IDHA's Regulation & Practice Council have prepared the following document which is in Question and Answer form concerning HB 1061 and the new law that was signed by Gov. Pence and became effective on July 1, 2014.  If you have questions, there is a link to the law.  Read the law. Know what the law says. 

FINAL HB 1061 Questions and Answers.10.01.14

New Statutory Requirements

The bill in its entirety:

Indiana State Board of Dentistry


    Important Dates: 

Saturday, November 8  Strategic Planning Meeting, location TBA

Check out "Employment Opportunities" for a new job listing in the Members-only section of our website

 District V News:  Click here to read:  District News Bytes

                   Click here to read:   Mega Issues



                                    IDHA Professional Development Day


68th House of Delegates

May 16-17, 2014


Our meeting was very successful!  Thanks to all who participated in this event.  Please mark your calendars for next year's event:  May 15,16, 2015 at the Convention Center, Downtown Indianapolis. 

Thank you to our sponsors!

Benco Dental, Dux Dental, Kerr TotalCare, GCAmerica, Inc, Colgate,

Sunstar Butler, XylliMelts, Dr. Kurt Losier, NE Indiana Sensational Smiles





Next year's meeting will be May 15-16, 2015

at the Convention Center, Downtown Indianapolis        


                              If you can't be involved,
 just pay your dues!

      Interested in Joining IDHA?     Become a member of IDHA today.

To read about the benefits of joining ADHA/IDHA, click here


View:  IDHA Student Power Point 2013


                          Please consider donating to HI-PAC!

HI-PAC donation


HB 1061 was signed by Gov. Pence this past week.  While the journey of the bill was long and arduous, we are proud to say that with the diligent work of many people, we have advanced the profession of dental hygiene! A BIG thank you to the professionals, who made this happen!

The bill in its entirety can be read at this link:



Melissa Spriggs, IDHA President
PO Box 2324
                            Portage, IN 46368-2324                            

                   Click here to complete and submit the Job Line form.

IDHA will make every effort to post employment forms within 24 hours. 

        Hygienists can view job postings in the Member Only section.

FREE 24/7

Employment information for IDHA Members can also be listed on our page, "Hygienists Seeking Employment".  Just download the form and email it to IDHA and your information will get posted!

IDHA will make every effort to post employment forms within 24 hours.  All postings will be removed on a February/August rotation.  No reminders will be sent out.  No applications will be kept on file and resubmission will be necessary. 

Email addresses are vital to our organization! This is the primary (and economical) way that IDHA communicates with hygienists.
By providing us with all of your current contact information, especially email address, we are able to keep members informed
of important announcements and breaking news for our profession and organization.


The primary way IDHA will contact non-members is by email. Non-members may occasionally receive hard copy messages from IDHA. As a non-member, you may be able to get some information about IDHA events by viewing our
 Continuing Education Page and our News Page. You can also call IDHA’s Office for information, 219-798-2340. 

Click here for an application for ADHA Membership


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To improve the public’s health, the mission of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association is to advance
the art and science of dental hygiene by ensuring access to quality oral health care, increasing awareness of the cost-effective benefits of prevention, promoting the highest standards of dental hygiene education,
licensure, practice and research, and representing and promoting the interests of dental hygienists.

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