Association of Surgical Technologists

Hawaii State Assembly

Association of Surgical Technologists
Association of Surgical Technologists

 

December 2017-Hawaii AST  Ohana Update

 

Aloha, just wanted to remind everyone of upcoming events and due dates for our projects that are in progress. I am looking forward to another great year for our assembly. 


FUNDRAISERS: Cook Book 1st Edition is now on sale. Get yours while we still have some. $10 each. They are selling out fast. WE only have 20 books left to sell!!!!!!

We are still in the designing stage for our T-Shirt Design. All ideas welcome.

CONTINUING EDUCATION: 

NOV 11,2017     (6 CEU'S)    Suture Workshop        KAISER HOSPITAL - (MOANALUA AUDITORIUM)
      A big thankyou to all that attended this workshop. What an awesome day! We had a great turn out !!!! Thankyou to Dennis Stover and his two assistants for giving us an awesome day of learning fun.
 
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MARCH 31: We are planning a workshop for 3 CEU's along with our annual meeting with elections. Another fun day of learning as well as a great day to turn over the reigns to a new board that will bring us even greater things in the future of our assembly.
            
                **** ANYONE WANTING TO RUN FOR OPEN POSITIONS PLEASE FILL OUT YOUR FORMS AND EMAIL THEM TO ME BY
                         FEBRUARY 11TH. According to the by-laws we need to be able to clear everyone running for an office through the credentialling committee.!!!!        WE also need them to be able to fill out the ballots-- .

EMAIL ANY FORMS TO: anazarate804@gmail.com or Hawaiistateassembly@yahoo.com


MAY 2018:  AST ANNUAL CONFERENCE: May 31- June 2 2018
                    Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort 
                       Orlando, Florida


NOVEMBER 17,2018: WE WILL BE HAVING A SUTURE/CASTING WORKSHOP (7 CEU'S)
     We will also be holding elections for the following positions:
                             Secretary, Board of Director (2)

AWARD NOMINATIONS: Nominations for CST of the year are due by October 17, 2018.   Click this FORM LINK  to be able to download and print the CST of the year nomination form. This is only for Hawaii surgical technologists. If you work with someone you feel deserves this award then fill out the nomination and send it in to us. I know we have some awesome co-workers out there. We will be presenting the award at our annual meeting and elections in november 2018.