MAY Hawaii AST Ohana Update
Aloha, just wanted to remind everyone of upcoming events and due dates for our projects that are in progress. So I will be posting bi-monthly updates here.
MEETINGS: TBD by Thein our vice President.
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 25 books left to sell!!!!!!
We are still in the designing stage for our T-Shirt Design. All ideas welcome.
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: We are in the planning stages for our next community involment project. We will be having a booth and a team once again for the Relay For Life at Magic Island this july 22,2017. 6pm-midnight. Please go to the relay for life page and sign up. This is an awesome event and we will be raising funds that help our local community.
CONTINUING EDUCATION: We have secured 4 dates and conference rooms for all our 2017 workshops.
APRIL 29, 2017- (4.5 CEU'S) CONFIRMED Kapiolani Women's and Childrens Hospital. Conference room 1.... New building behind the auditorium.
JULY 22, 2017 (6.0 CEU'S) PENDING AST APPROVAL SAME PLACE AS ABOVE
SEPT 23, 2017 (5.0 CEU'S ) PENDING AST APPROVAL SAME PLACE AS ABOVE
NOV 11,2017 (TBD CEU'S) Suture Workshop + Annual Meeting with Elections KAISER HOSPITAL - (MOANALUA AUDITORIUM)
**** ANYONE WANTING TO RUN FOR OPEN POSITIONS PLEASE FILL OUT YOUR FORMS AND TURN THEM INTO THIEN BY
AUGUST 1ST. 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-- This year we are joining other state assemblies by using electronic ballots. *******
AWARD NOMINATIONS: Nominations for CST of the year are due by October 21st, 2017. 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 2017.