Becky Bunge http://wuis.org en Dental Hygienists Push For Independence; Dentists Push Back http://wuis.org/post/dental-hygienists-push-independence-dentists-push-back <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Dental hygienists in Illinois could get a whole new job description <a href="http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/BillStatus.asp?DocNum=4441&amp;GAID=12&amp;DocTypeID=HB&amp;LegId=78744&amp;SessionID=85&amp;GA=98" target="_blank">under a proposal</a> before the Illinois House. Hygienists say requiring less supervision would allow them to provide care in underserved communities.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 18:13:28 +0000 Hannah Meisel 21989 at http://wuis.org Dental Hygienists Push For Independence; Dentists Push Back