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Amanda Hill, BSDH, RDH

Amanda is a passionate RDH obsessed with learning and making information accurate, accessible, and fun through writing, speaking, consulting, and podcasting.

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RDH confessions: I have a type!
By Amanda Hill, BSDH, RDH on March 17, 2022

I have a confession to make. Please don’t judge me, but I have a type. You know how you tend to stick with people that are like you, places that you’ve been to, stuff you know? Not ...

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How to Stick Up for Yourself: A Guide for People-Pleasing Hygienists
By Amanda Hill, BSDH, RDH on May 20, 2021

We teach people how to treat us, whether we mean to or not. Many of us in the healthcare industry love helping others and making a difference. Oftentimes we will allow our desire to please...

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