HSPA Believes We Are All Patients

Through the Advocacy department, HSPA maintains one clear voice to create legislative/regulatory changes to ensure every patient has an educated, certified Sterile Processing (SP) technician responsible for reprocessing his or her instruments. HSPA’s dedicated and focused advocacy efforts for required certification of SP technicians promote quality healthcare, reduce the risk of healthcare-associated infections, and ensure successful patient care.

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This commitment to advancing Sterile Processing (SP) knowledge, skill sets and professionalism is why over 40,000 members and certification holders rely on HSPA to keep them sharp, focused and abreast of the very latest standards, best practices and technological advancements impacting the SP profession.