Goals for the European Dental Hygienist Federation 2013 – 2014
- Investigate the possibility to become a referral organization for EU directives
and other subjects concerning the Dental professions.
(“Council of European Dental Hygienists”)
- Work towards recognition of the Dental Hygienist profession in every member
country and in the EU Directive on recognition of professional qualifications.
- Develop the collaboration between EDHF and the Council of
European Chief Dental Officers, CECDO, the Oral Health Platform and other
- Develop and strengthen the infrastructure of the EDHF.
Objectives for the European Dental Hygienist Federation – long-
- Strengthen the Dental Hygienist profession by working towards recognition
of the profession in all European countries and in EU directives.
- Collaborate about Dental Hygienist education, on ground and continuing level,
in order to establish a common standard adoptable in the Bologna process.
- Support each other in our professional development, scientifically, on the
labor market at universities and among health care professionals.
- Collaboration with organizations in order to strengthen oral health in the society.