Yearly Archives: 2012

Dean Appointment to the Board of Directors

Date posted: December 11th, 2012

Does your Dean make all the difference to the success of your surgical technology or surgical assistant program? We’d like to know! The ARC/STSA Board of Directors will be appointing an Allied Health Dean as a new Director in Spring of 2013. Continue reading


ARC/STSA Commitment to Transparency

Date posted: October 10th, 2012

How do they do that? As the premier accrediting agency for educational programs in the professions of surgical technology and surgical assisting in collaboration with CAAHEP, the ARC/STSA maintains a historically strong commitment to transparency. Click on the link above to find out how they do that. Continue reading


ARC/STSA Bylaws & CAAHEP Bylaws Revised

Date posted: October 10th, 2012

Like to know the ‘nuts-and-bolts’ of how the ARC/STSA is structured as a Committee on Accreditation in collaboration with CAAHEP? Then check-out the revised Bylaws for both organizations at the link above. Continue reading


New Process and Procedure for Submitting Documentation for Surgical Technology.

Date posted: October 10th, 2012

Effective January 1, 2013, programs must submit all documentation to the ARC/STSA in electronic/digital format only. No hard copy documentation will be accepted. Submissions should consist of one single, “seamless” electronic/digital PDF file. Continue reading


New Process and Procedure for Submitting Documentation for Surgical Assisting.

Date posted: October 10th, 2012

Effective January 1, 2013, programs must submit all documentation to the ARC/STSA in electronic/digital format only. No hard copy documentation will be accepted. Submissions should consist of one single, “seamless” electronic/digital PDF file. Continue reading


2013 Scholarship Program Announced

Date posted: August 30th, 2012

Scholarship money to be awarded to surgical technology and surgical assisting students and educators. Find out more about the 2013 ARC/STSA Scholarships and get application forms. Continue reading


ARC/STSA Summer 2012 OutReach

Date posted: July 27th, 2012

The latest edition of the OutReach is available online….check it out!! Continue reading


ARC/STSA Office Relocation

Date posted: July 16th, 2012

The ARC/STSA office is moving !!!! Continue reading


Due Date Extension – 2012 SA Annual Report (AR)

Date posted: July 16th, 2012

The ARC/STSA is moving both the office and the due date for submission of the 2012 SA Annual Report (AR) Continue reading


ARC/STSA Scholarship Winners Announcement

Date posted: June 6th, 2012

In 2012, the ARC/STSA awarded $6000 in scholarships to assist and support 10 students and an educator during their pursuit of their educational goals……is your name on the list? Continue reading