WI-DHA’S CORE IDEOLOGY is to lead the transformation of the dental hygiene profession to improve the public and overall oral health.
WI-DHA’s VISION is the integration of dental hygienists into the healthcare delivery system as primary care providers. Dental hygienists will practice to the fullest extent of their education, training and licensure to improve access to oral health care.
WI-DHA’S GOALS are to …
- Advance the profession of dental hygiene at the state level
- Facilitate the preparation of dental hygienists to practice an evolving scope in expanded settings
- Expand the influence of dental hygienists in the health care arena
- Have the infrastructure to support its core ideology and vision
Read more about the specific WI-DHA Policies, the detailed document which guides the Association’s various interactions