2017 Conference Date Change

NSAA’s 2017 conference in Arlington’s “Crystal City” has changed dates to the weekend earlier than previously planned. The location of the conference will remain the same, the Hilton Crystal City. The conference will now take place on the 21st and 22nd of April, 2017. Because we want to maximize participation at the...

Magnifi Group and NSAA partner to support continuing education for CSAs

  NSAA and Magnifi Group Launch Online Continuing Education Courses San Diego, CA – February 11, 2016 –Magnifi Group, Inc., developer of Learn-Wise, a leading eLearning platform for the Medical Device Industry, has partnered with the National Surgical Assistants Association (NSAA) to provide accredited online continuing education courses for Certified Surgical Assistants...

Note: NSAA Address Change

During the month of November, the NSAA will be in the process of relocating our office in Washington, DC.  Effective Immediately, please start using our new address:   National Surgical Assistant Association 1775 Eye Street, NW, Suite 1150 Washington, DC 20006   We will be fully moved into the office by the...

Affiliate Membership Announcement

NSAA is now offering Affiliate Membership!  Individuals not eligible as CSA Certified Members, but are employed in an allied profession or have interest in or support the surgical assisting profession or other related professions are eligible for Affiliate Membership. There are 2 categories to apply under:  Clinical Healthcare Professional and Non-Clinical Healthcare Professional. To find...

ASA/NSAA Announce Joint Website

http://www.nationalrsa.org The Association of Surgical Assistants and the National Surgical Assistant Association have launched the National Registry of Surgical Assistants website (NRSA).  It is the only combined registry for more than 4,000 credentialed surgical assistants holding a nationally recognized certification in the profession The goal of this site is to expedite the...

NEW TAXONOMY CODE RELEASED

Surgical assistants now have been defined accurately in the Taxonomy Code that is sponsored by the National Uniform Claim Committee.  Both surgical assisting professional organizations applaud the individuals who contributed to this significant achievement.  It represents a big step forward for surgical assistant practitioners. ASA and NSAA are continuing to explore additional...