Yearly Archives: 2013

ARC/STSA Updated Student Work Policy

Date posted: October 9th, 2013

The ARC/STSA has updated the Student Work Policy requirements for surgical technology programs……check it out!! Continue reading


ARC/STSA Fall 2013 Updates Notifications

Date posted: October 9th, 2013

The ARC/STSA has sent each surgical technology and surgical assisting program a 2013 Fall Update Notification Form on October 8, 2013…did you receive your copy? Continue reading


ARC/STSA Reaffirms Surgical Technology Outcomes Thresholds

Date posted: October 9th, 2013

The ARC/STSA Board of Directors reviewed the outcomes thresholds for surgical technology programs Continue reading


ARC/STSA Focused On-Site Evaluation Implementation

Date posted: October 1st, 2013

The ARC/STSA announces the implementation of a new type of On-Site Evaluation. Will your program have a Focused On-Site Evaluation??? Continue reading


2014-2015 ARC/STSA Schedule of Fees

Date posted: October 1st, 2013

The ARC/STSA announces changes in the schedule of fees for surgical technology and surgical assisting programs Continue reading


Updated 2013 Standards Interpretive Guide (ST-SIG)

Date posted: September 30th, 2013

Check out the newly revised, expanded 2013 Standards Interpretive Guide Continue reading


2014 Scholarship Program Announced

Date posted: August 29th, 2013

Scholarship money to be awarded to surgical technology and surgical assisting students and educators. Find out more about the 2014 ARC/STSA Scholarships and get application forms. Continue reading


New Director of Operations

Date posted: August 29th, 2013

ARC/STSA Announces a new Director of Operations Appointment. Continue reading


CAAHEP Accreditation Process Charts

Date posted: August 8th, 2013

The ARC/STSA has developed new flow charts to explain the CAAHEP accreditation process…………..check them out!! Continue reading


New ARC/STSA Clinical Sufficiency Survey Form

Date posted: June 28th, 2013

The 2013 Standards include changes to Standard II.A. for programs applying for Initial Accreditation. Continue reading