Professionals holding the RDH credential are Registered Dental Hygienists who have:
- Completed an American Dental Association CODA accredited dental hygiene program.
- Passed the Dental Hygiene National Board Examination (NBDHE).
- Passed the Council of Interstate Testing Agencies (CITA) regional clinical examination.
- Applied for licensure through the North Carolina State Board of Dental Examiners (NCSBDE).
Visit www.ada.org for more information about NBDHE.
Visit www.citaexam.com for more information about CITA.
Visit www.ncdentalboard.org for more information about applying for a NC RDH license.