Understanding the Dentist and Dental Hygiene Compact

The landscape of dental hygiene is evolving rapidly, with new initiatives aimed at addressing workforce challenges and improving access to care. One of the most significant developments is the Dentist and Dental Hygiene (DDH) Compact. This initiative, spearheaded by the National Center for Interstate Compacts and the Council of State Governments, aims to facilitate licensure Understanding the Dentist and Dental Hygiene Compact

May 21, 2024

The Pitfalls of Working on Dental Staffing “Marketplaces”

In today’s gig economy, dental professionals are increasingly turning to online platforms or marketplaces for job opportunities. These platforms promise flexibility and high pay rates, but by joining these platforms as independent contractors, they may be putting themselves at risk of financial strain, limited support, and potential legal issues.

May 15, 2024

Hygienist Highlight: Abbie Bokinskie

In honor of Dental Hygiene week, we recently had the privilege of speaking with Kwikly professional, Abbie, about her professional journey in dental hygiene and her dedication and passion for her patients. Here is a look into her unique story.

April 11, 2024

Hygienist Highlight: Yvonne Posey, RDH

The Kwikly team has thousands of amazing professionals around the country. It’s always a privilege to connect personally with them and share their story with the rest of the Kwikly community. As we celebrate Dental Hygiene Week, we’re shining a spotlight on one of our dedicated Dental Hygienists, Yvonne Posey.

April 9, 2024

Hygienist Highlight: Dominique Everette

As we celebrate Dental Hygiene Week, we’re shining a spotlight on one of our Dental Hygienists, Dominique Everette. We had the pleasure to talk with Dominique about her career journey as a dental hygienist, as well as her passion for patient care. Here is a glimpse into her story.

April 8, 2024

Virtual CE: Case Calibration on Periodontal Classifications

Kwikly is sponsoring this virtual CE course with the Greater Collin Dental Hygienist Association featuring periodontal classification and treatment planning.

Save $20 when you register with the Kwikly code…

April 5, 2024

Dental Hygienist Appreciation Giveaway

Do you know or work with an awesome dental hygienist? We would love to celebrate them! In honor of National Dental Hygiene Week, nominate a dental hygienist for an opportunity to win a special gift. It’s the perfect time to recognize their important role in dentistry and thank them for their dedication! The winner will receive a Kwikly Prize Pack with a special Dental Hygiene Nation surprise inside (over $100 value).

April 5, 2024

Gum Disease Awareness Month

February has been designated Gum Disease Awareness Month in an effort to educate individuals about the signs, risks, and preventative measures associated with this oral health issue. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a common yet serious condition that affects the tissues surrounding the teeth. Despite its prevalence, many people are unaware of the potential consequences of untreated gum disease.

February 27, 2024

Worker Classification for Dental Temps: Why the Right Choice Matters

Should a temporary dental professional be classified as an independent contractor or an employee? As dental practices work to overcome staffing challenges, many dental professionals are unaware of the rules, liabilities, and risks related to worker classification. “Independent contractor” versus “employee” or “1099” vs “W-2”—there are many opinions on the subject so it’s important to be familiar with the facts and how federal and state regulations impact you.

February 16, 2024

How HB 3824 Impacts Texas Dental Hygienists

The bill is a response to the evolving demands of oral healthcare, seeking to empower dental hygienists by expanding their scope of practice. Read more about how.

January 8, 2024

The Evolution Of Dental Employment And The Temping Agency At Its Forefront

The dental employment landscape in the USA has shifted dramatically over time, now resulting in temping agencies being more popular than ever before. Many new developments in the world of dental employment reflect economic trends, population shifts, and other national changes. With each new era, new problems develop, and new solutions emerge. The evolution of dental employment tells the story of innovation and ingenuity.

December 26, 2023

Kwikly to Introduce Daily Pay Feature for Dental Professionals

Kwikly is enabling dental professionals to get paid on the same day they complete their shift. “We are excited to launch the daily pay opportunity for our dental professionals,” said Pedram Nastaean, Kwikly CEO.

October 16, 2023

The Heart of a Dental Hygienist: Top 10 Reasons Dental Hygienists Love Their Career

Our passion, resilience, and unwavering commitment to patient care make us an essential component of the dental industry. Despite the challenges, let’s find joy in the knowledge that our work improves lives!

October 6, 2023

Celebrating National Dental Hygiene Month

Dental hygiene is a critical aspect of overall health and well-being. It involves practices and habits that maintain the health of our teeth and gums. Neglecting oral hygiene can lead to a host of dental problems and has been linked to various systemic health issues, such as heart disease, diabetes, and respiratory infections.

October 1, 2023