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What is Moral Injury, and Is It Affecting Hygienists?

By Ann-Marie DePalma,CDA, RDH, MEd, FADIA, FAADH Distinct from burnout, moral injury occurs when a dental hygienist is pressured, directly or indirectly, to transgress ethical standards. Many hygienists relish clinical practice while others lament their chosen profession. The lamenters often …

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Alignment – Not Just For Tires

By Kathryn Gilliam, RDH, BA Most multiple hygienist practices know that the hygienists need to calibrate their probe measurement techniques in order to be consistent for those patients who see more than one hygienist. But have you taken the time …