Conemaugh Memorial Surgical Technology Program Earns Recognition

November 4, 2015

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center's Surgical Technology program has earned recognition from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).

Conemaugh Memorial received its fifth Certificate of Merit as a leader in the field of surgical technology with 100% of program graduates receiving status of Certified Surgical Technology (CST) on the 2015 National Certification Examination. Graduates earning CST recognition demonstrate understanding of basic competencies for safe patient care in the operating room.

Conemaugh Memorial also received a Certificate of Excellence for earning the Certificate of Merit for five consecutive years (2011-2015).

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