Frequently Asked Questions

Q Who can become a member of IAHCSMM?

AAnyone who works within a Central Service or Sterile Processing Department (Active) or has an allied connection with the department (Associate) can become a member of IAHCSMM. Individuals do not have to be certified to enjoy all of the benefits of membership.


Q When are renewals due?

AAll membership and certification renewals are due before the expiration date on your membership card. You can also access your expiration date by viewing your Account Profile, located on the IAHCSMM website. Please note: Due to high volume, renewals for membership and certifications may take up to 14 days. We highly recommend submitting your payment and point submissions early to avoid any delays in the processing of your membership/certification renewal.

International Association of
Healthcare Central Service Materiel 
Management (IAHCSMM)

55 West Wacker Drive

Suite 501

Chicago, IL 60601

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Toll Free: 800.962.8274

Direct: 312.440.0078

Fax: 312.440.9474

Email: mailbox@iahcsmm.org