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When: Saturday, May 9th

Where: Columbia, PA

Meet at Hinkle’s Pharmacy on Locust Street in Columbia, have breakfast together, and shop around at the Burning Bridge Antique and other stores around town.

Exact time to be determined. Hope to see everyone there!


PDHA Annual Session 2015

If you are interested in being a delegate for the 2015 PDHA Annual Session in Gettysburg this year, please contact me ASAP. We will be voting for these delegates at our May 17th meeting. If you do want to be a delegate, please attend. Thank you!


Alex DiGiacomo:



Sealant Saturday

Members of the PENNSYLVANIA DENTAL HYGIENISTS’ ASSOCIATION invite you to attend our dental hygiene
Sealant Saturday Event on Saturday, February 28th, from 9 am to 2 pm at:

Crooked Oak Dental Associates Smilebuilderz Ephrata
600D Eden Rd. 893 E. Main St.
Lancaster, PA 17601 Ephrata, PA 17522
Contact: (717) 569-7787; Debby Contact: (717) 799-8138; Cheri
York Co. School of Technology Water Street Health Services
2179 S. Queen St. 210 S. Prince Street
York, PA 17402 Lancaster, PA 17603
Contact: (717) 433-8863; Julie                                   (717) 471-9116; Tammy Contact: (717) 358-2011; Tina                               (717) 627-0811; Carol

This event is provided by the Pennsylvania Dental Hygienists’ Association and volunteers from your local

dental community providing preventive dental sealants for children ages 6-16 on teeth prone to decay, instruction
on how to care for their teeth and gums, as well as information regarding oral health and access to care.


Public Health Course

Cavity Free Kids 1 day Train-the-Trainer Session

Public Health Course 6 CE’s

 With speaker

 Christi Binder, BSDH, PHDHP

Cheri Brubaker, RDH, PHDHP

Amy Requa, CRNP, CPNP


Friday, March 13, 2015; 9:30am-4:30pm


Smilebuilderz Training Facility

204 Butler Ave, Lancaster, PA 17601


Registration Fee:

Academy Members – $30

PDHA/LLYADHA Members – $60

Non-Members – $180

Send Registration to:

Tracy Miller

951 East Orange St.

Lancaster, PA 17602

**Please send completed registration with check made payable to LLYADHA, no credit cards will be accepted, registration limited to the first 40 registrants.**

Course Description: This course is designed for those who wish to provide oral health literacy education for families and have the capacity to train others in a public health setting through community outreach; dentists, public health dental hygiene practitioners, registered dental hygienists, auxiliary dental providers, health educators, nurses, and other medical professionals.

This course provides 6 hours of Continuing Education through PA Academy of Dental Hygiene Studies and Academy of General Dentistry.

This course is also for Head Start/ Early Head Start Health Coordinators, education mangers/specialists who will support the use of this curriculum; for Child Care practitioners with the capacity to train others, especially family engagement specialists, family advocates, and home visitors who work directly with families.

Course Expectations:  The PA Head Start Association expects you to provide at least one training for a Head Start Program in your community within 6 months of being trained.

Course Contact: Christi Binder,

Materials and Program Funding: This training is provided with generous support from Dentaquest Foundation.

Click here for registration form: 3.13.15 – Registration CFK Course


Looking for some Extra Hours??

Dr. James Lenahan
2433 Old Philadelphia Pike
Smoketown, PA 17576
fax 717-291-5538

Seeking PT hygienist Monday & Tuesday 7:00-5:30
Alternating Wed and Thursday 7:00-5:30

Dr. Matthew Freedman
416 N Duke St
Lancaster, Pa 17602

Seeking a temporary hygienist for approximately 3 months to cover emergency medical leave.
Tuesday & Thursday 8:00- 5:00


Where in the world?

Hey Members! Your LLYADHA Board Members and Committee Chairs are working to plan social and CE events through the summer of 2014. So what do we need from you? Participation! But first, let us know where and what events are convenient for you by commenting on this message. For example, we’ve held events at the Manhiem Township Library and Lancaster General Hospital in Lancaster, but what locations might be good to meet in Lebanon and York?


We Want to Hear from YOU!!

As we are planning for the years events, we want your participation!  We want to offer courses and events that offer the most for your valuable time.  Help us make this year productive for you both professionally and personally.

CE Offerings

What new services, technologies, applications or ideas are you interested in hearing more about?

What topics would you like a review offered?

Who would you like to hear from, any speakers you have really enjoyed in the past?

Social Events

Do you enjoy nights out with just the girls or would you like some family mingling time?

Would you like to meet in a public place or a home environment?

What games or activities would spark an interest?

What events would encourage engagement from student members?

Your ideas are important to us, and we are happy to work toward what will be most beneficial for our members!  Let us know what you are interested in, and we will work hard to add your ideas to our calendar.