Do I have to belong to the American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) if I want to belong to IDHA?
Yes. When you join IDHA, you also become a member of the ADHA and your local component.
What is the CE requirement for each licensing period?
Dental Hygienists are required to have completed nineteen (19) hours of continuing education each licensing period. Dental Hygienists are required to complete one-half of their continuing education in live presentations or live workshops. They are also required to complete a basic life support course and a two (2) hour course which covers Ethics, Professional Responsibility and the Indiana Statutes and Administrative Rules per renewal period. Dental Hygienist's licenses expire on March 1st of even numbered years.
How do I obtain a license to practice in Indiana?
Indiana State Board of Dentistry
Professional Licensing Agency
402 West Washington St., Room W072
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
Phone: (317) 234-2054