Yakima Chapter Meeting

Yakima Chapter Meeting


May 22, 2024

12:00pm — 2:30pm

The Pub

5110 Tieton Dr

Yakima, WA 98908


11:30am-12:00pm: Welcome and Networking
12:00pm-1:00pm: Presentations
1:00pm-2:00pm: Networking and clean up

Presentation Topic:

My Mouth Is The Gateway To My Body

Presented by Paula Nguyen, BA, RDH, Mobile Dental Hygienist with Everlasting Smiles 4 U

Learning Objectives:

1.  Why Mobile Dentistry?
2.  What Happens During The Appointment?
3.  What Is The Difference Between Periodontal Disease and Gingivitis?
4. What Is Decay?
5. Fluoride
6.  Oral Systemic Link
7.  Medical Dental Integration
8. Why Is Saliva Important?
9. What Medication and Conditions Causes Xerostomia (Dry Mouth)
10.  Recognizing Abnormalities: Inside and Outside of the mouth
11.  Nutrition
12.  Home Remedies
13.  Which Homecare Products Should I Use?
14.  When Should I Call for Help?

1.0 CEU available to all AFH Council members who attend.

Presented by Madison Thomas, MHA, SPHR, Director of Administrative Operations with Heartlinks


  • Difference between Hospice and Palliative Care
  • What services are provided with each service
  • What qualifies them for Palliative care or Hospice

1.0 CEU available to all AFH Council members who attend.

Lunch Sponsor:


May 22 2024


12:00 pm - 2:30 pm


The Pub
5110 Tieton Dr, Yakima, WA 98908

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