News & Events

While the most timely updates from the Greater Houston Dental Hygienists’ Association can be found on social media, we regularly post articles here as well.

Take Action!

Take Action!

Continue to take action now! ADHA has developed a new advocacy campaign asking Congress to include dental hygienists in any COVID-19 economic relief efforts. Visit the Action Center now to share your personal story with your U.S. Senators and Representative and urge...

TSBDE Announcement: 3/23/20

TSBDE Announcement: 3/23/20

In his press conference on Sunday, Governor Abbott issued an executive order restricting healthcare professionals and facilities. According to the Executive Order No. GA-09, “beginning now and continuing until 11:59 p.m. on April 21, 2020, all licensed health...

Governor Greg Abbott: Executive Order 3/22/20

Governor Greg Abbott: Executive Order 3/22/20

Governor Abbott Requires Postponement of Medical & Dental Procedures Deemed Non-Medically Necessary During Governor Abbott’s press conference on March 22, 2020 at 3:00 PM updating Texans on COVID-19, the Governor confirmed 334 persons testing positive for COVID-19...

Donate PPE’s to Memorial Hermann!

Donate PPE’s to Memorial Hermann!

As a dental community, we want to get together and help out the hospitals with their PPE supply shortage. We are collecting masks, gloves, and gowns to be donated to the medical facilities in need. Please leave a comment or message us on Facebook so we can coordinate...

Help Take This Survey!

Help Take This Survey!

If you have a minute, follow the directions to complete this Grad School Survey for fellow hygienists. Find the info on TDHA website under "Grad School Surverys" or click here. We will try to add any that are sent to us for people to...

ADHA Dues Postponed to 5/27/20

ADHA Dues Postponed to 5/27/20

The COVID-19 crisis has brought uncertainty and hardship to many dental hygienists. For ADHA members on our quarterly payment plan, your payment scheduled for April 1 has been postponed to May 27. While your membership has never been more important as we advocate at...

TDHA COVID-19 Update: 3/20/20

TDHA COVID-19 Update: 3/20/20

Dear Colleagues,As we continue to wait out the COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions that have been placed on individuals and businesses, TDHA urges you to heed the information that has been provided by the various agencies and associations, especially those that are...

TSBDE Update: 3/20/20

TSBDE Update: 3/20/20

With guidance from the Governor, the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners is directing all licensees to follow CDC guidelines regarding elective dental procedures. Please note, a strict interpretation may not necessarily be the best interpretation, and each licensee...

Reach Out to Your Governor!

Reach Out to Your Governor!

ADHA has provided this easy tool to reach out to your state’s governor regarding mandates to dental offices during the COVID-19 crisis. https://www.votervoice.net/ADHA/campaigns/72583/respond?fbclid=IwAR2yHtetUAoExb3Pgww0T9mdglyRvoqvQPhoZoW6MSj4vbYglUwP8_mxbhU

GHDHA COVID-19 Update: 3/19/20

GHDHA COVID-19 Update: 3/19/20

Dear GHDHA Members,As promised here is an update of GHDHA's emergency meeting last night. April Meeting and Officer ElectionsUnfortunately, our April monthly meeting speaker is not able to do a webinar, so we will not have a CE in April. We still have...

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