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California Central Service Association

Website:

www.ccsa1.com

Contact:

Ashley Burgess, CRCST
Department Administrator Sterile Processing
Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center
San Diego, California
714.215.8646

CCSA Office Contact:

Paul Moritz
CCSA Office Manager
2063 Rancho Valley Drive
Suite 320, PMB 253
Pomona, California 91766
657.286.8029

About Us:

We are a professional Association of those active and associated with Central Service/Sterile Processing and Distribution Personnel.

CCSA is governed by President, Past President, President-Elect, Regional Directors and Member-at-Large. The Regional Directors represent counties in a geographical area. Regional Directors are elected for a Two year term.

Mission Statement:

The mission of CCSA is to promote patient safety by raising the level of expertise and recognition for those in the Central Service profession. CCSA accomplishes this by working in conjunction with the International Association of Central Service Materiel Management.

CCSA accomplishes this:

  • By providing education, professional development, certification thru IAHCSMM, communication and representation opportunities for Central Service;
  • Through collaboration efforts with allied partners, members and associates; and
  • Through advocacy initiatives for public policy changes.


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President:

Ashley Burgess, CRCST
Department Administrator Sterile Processing
Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center
San Diego, California
714.215.8646

President Elect:

Nicole M. Romero, CRCST

Secretary-Treasurer:

LuAnn Jones, CRCST, CHL

Education Coordinator:

Melissa Mathews, CRCST

Past President:

Harry Mullen, CRCST, CIS, CHL

 

Region 1 Director:

Tim Parsons, CRCST, CIS, CHL

Region 1 Director:

Roy (Pete) Leist

Region 1 Member-at-Large:

Lisa Everett

 

Region 2 Director:

Robin DiMuccio, CRCST

Region 2 Director:

Jignesh Patel, CRCST, CIS

Region 2 Member-at-Large:

Christopher Everhart

 

Region 3 Director:

Amarna Mizelle, CRCST

Region 3 Director:

Position Open

Region 3 Member-at-Large:

Marjorie Wall

 

Region 4 Director:

Andre Cox, CRCST

Region 4 Director:

Kenneth Hare, CRCST

Region 4 Member at Large:

Sandra Geffre

 
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Chapter News:

Save the Date: 34th Annual Conference and Vendor Exhibit

Calling All Healthcare Professionals

The California Central Service Association is pleased to invite you to attend our 34th Annual Conference and Vendor Exhibit in Las Vegas, Nevada!

Our 2019 conference will be held at:
Red Rock Casino - Resort - Spa
11011 West Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, Nevada 89135
July 20th and 21st, 2019

You will experience the magic of Las Vegas while learning from industry leaders, networking with professionals thoroughout the nation, and obtain up to 12 Continuing Education Credits. You will not want to miss this exciting experience.

We look forward to seeing you there!

CALL FOR SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS

Are you ready to take the stage in Las Vegas? The California Central Service Association (CCSA) is now accepting proposals to speak at our Annual Conference & Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, July 20th-21st 2019. We invite you to contribute to the Central Service/Sterile Processing (CS/SP) profession by submitting a presentation for consideration.

CCSA is an industry leader in providing educational presentations to showcase new ideas and methods of improvement within the dynamic field of Sterile Processing.

All presentation submissions must be received no later than 11:59 pm PST, February 1st 2019. Incomplete applications will not be considered for review.

TIMELINE

  • 9/17/18- Call for presentations opens and submissions begin
  • 2/1/19- Call for presentations close and submissions no longer accepted
  • 4/1/19- Notification of the selection results will be sent
  • 5/1/19- Presenter acceptance deadline

SELECTION CRITERIA

The selection committee takes great care in choosing programs for each CCSA Conference. Decisions are based on several factors, such as:

  • Topic (identified need, new technologies and standards, originality)
  • Program description
  • Clearly defined objectives
  • • Relevance of information that Healthcare and Central Service/ Sterile Processing professionals can use to improve their skills, knowledge base, and adherence to Best Practice Standards

SUBMISSION CRITERIA

  • All topics submitted must be directly related to the Sterile Processing profession
  • Proposals are being accepted for the following formats: Word, Adobe Reader, PowerPoint
  • Lecture Session: 90 minutes (Conference: Saturday - Sunday)
  • All presentation submissions must be received no later than 11:59 pm PST, February 1st 2019. Incomplete applications will not be considered for review.

If you are ready to take the stage in exciting Las Vegas, please email us at education@ccsa1.com with the required presentation before February 1, 2019.

Ashley Burgess
CCSA President

Melissa Mathews
CCSA Education Coordinator

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Upcoming Meetings:

2019 Seminar and Conference Schedule

Northern California
January 26, 2019
John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek, California

pdfClick here to download the complete Brochure and Registration Form

Southern California
March 23, 2019
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center - Long Beach, California

pdfClick here to download the complete Brochure and Registration Form

Northern California
May, 2019

34th Annual Conference and Vendor Exhibit
July 20 - 21, 2019
Red Rock Casino - Resort - Spa
11011 West Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, Nevada

pdfClick here to download the complete Brochure and Registration Form

Southern California
September, 2019

San Diego, California
October, 2019

Check our website for more information and online registration for these events!

 

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International Association of
Healthcare Central Service Materiel 
Management (IAHCSMM)

55 West Wacker Drive
Suite 501
Chicago, IL 60601
 
Contact Us
Toll Free: 800.962.8274
Direct: 312.440.0078
Fax: 312.440.9474
Email: mailbox@iahcsmm.org