BC Health Regulators launch project to prepare for new legislation

The Province of British Columbia has passed legislation that will modernize the provincial framework for health profession regulation. When the Health Professions and Occupations Act (HPOA) comes into force, it will significantly change the framework within which regulatory colleges operate and regulate.  The BC Health Regulators (BCHR) group has launched a major project towards ensuring that by […]

2022/23 annual report

The British Columbia College of Oral Health Professionals was created on September 1, 2022 as the result of an amalgamation of four legacy oral health regulatory colleges.  The theme of the report reflects BCCOHP’s vision of reimagined oral health care oversight. BCCOHP is a more resilient, fit-for-purpose organization that is working to improve health outcomes […]

Province announces actions to protect against respiratory infections

In response to the increase in respiratory infections in BC communities, the Minister of Health and the Provincial Health Officer have announced actions they are taking to prevent respiratory illness, including a requirement for health care workers, volunteers, contractors and visitors to wear medical masks in patient care areas of health authority facilities. This requirement […]

Discipline hearing cancelled: Dr. Kyle I.T. Nawrot

Dr. Nawrot holds registration with the BC College of Oral Health Professionals (BCCOHP) as a practising dentist.

BCCOHP’s Inquiry Committee has directed a citation for a disciplinary hearing to inquire into Dr. Nawrot’s conduct and competence as a dentist.

BCCOHP Board meeting notice – Thursday, June 8, 2023

The Board of the BC College of Oral Health Professionals typically meets four times per year. To learn more about BCCOHP’s Board, view our Board page. Meeting details are as follows:  Date  Thursday, June 8, 2023 Time  Open to the public from 10:45am to 12:00pm and continues from 12:40pm to 1:45pm. Note: timing listed above is […]

Use the public register to confirm the status of any oral health professional

The annual renewal period for 2023/24 has now closed. In the weeks leading up to the renewal deadline of March 31, more than 16,000 oral health professionals renewed their registration/certification with BCCOHP. 

BCCOHP’s public register has been updated accordingly. Using the links in the article, you can confirm that any oral health professional holds current registration/certification with BCCOHP.

It’s annual renewal time 

Oral health professionals will be able to renew your registration/certification with the BC College of Oral Health Professionals and submit your payment by logging in to your account online. The 2023/24 annual renewal deadline is Friday, March 31, 2023.