BC introduces two new regulatory colleges for health care professionals

June 28, 2024, marked the creation of two new multi-profession regulatory colleges: the College of Complementary Health Professionals of BC and the College of Health and Care Professionals of BC. These two new regulatory bodies have been created through the amalgamation of 11 legacy colleges. The amalgamations are part of the Ministry of Health’s multi-year […]

Discipline hearing: Mr. Paul Biddle 

Mr. Biddle is a Registrant with the BC College of Oral Health Professionals, as defined in section 26 of the Health Professions Act, as a denturist.   

The Inquiry Committee has directed a citation for a disciplinary hearing to inquire into Mr. Biddle’s conduct as a denturist.

Indigenous cultural safety and humility for oral health professionals

We invite you to join our webinar, Indigenous cultural safety and humility for oral health professionals, led by Len Pierre, CEO of Len Pierre Consulting. Len is Coast Salish from Katzie (kate-zee) First Nation. He is a professor, consultant, TEDx Speaker, social activist, change agent, and traditional knowledge keeper.  In this webinar, Len will cover Indigenous […]

2024 Board Election Results

This article contains results of the 2024 BCCOHP Board election. Voting took place for the Dental Hygienist and Dentist/Dental Therapist positions. The Dental Technician and Denturist positions were acclaimed, as only one eligible candidate was nominated for each. 

BCCOHP Board meeting notice – Thursday, March 14, 2024

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, March 14, 2024 Time  The meeting will be open to the public from 11:10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Note: timing listed above […]