Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For Professionals

The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.

Professional Boards


DOH Newsletter - 2018

The Professional Board for Dental Assisting,Dental Therapy and Oral Hygiene (PBDOH)has been active in working towards fulfilling its mandate of guiding the profession and protecting the public. An example of this would be the current strategic review of the Scope of the Professions of all three professions that fall under the ambit of the Board (Dental Assisting, Dental Therapy and Oral Hygiene).
This is to ensure that professionals are empowered to practise their professions to the fullest of their abilities, guided by evidence-led and research-based best practices, whilst ensuring that they are equipped with the appropriate training, education and experience >>>read more