March 18, 2018

Attention – Re Attune Balanced Sizer Tray

Recently it was brought to the attention of the NZSSA that the pins and a drill bit in the Attune Balanced Sizer Tray are in fact […]
March 18, 2018

World Sterile Sciences Day – 10th April 2018

World Sterile Sciences Day on the 10th April is the chance to celebrate the excellent work produced by our departments and the sterile technicians around New […]
February 21, 2018

NZSSA Executive Nominations Open

Nominations are invited for positions on the NZSSA Executive for the term 2018 -2021. All members of the Executive including the President  and Secretary are to be […]
February 20, 2018

Vacancy – Wakefield Hospital Sterile Services Technician

Wakefield Hospital in Wellington see CSD Technician with a  MINIMUM of Level 3 Sterilising Technology Certificate, 3 years experience and commitment to providing a quality service. […]
January 30, 2018

Vacancy – ADHB CSSD Operations Team Leader

This is an opportunity for someone who wants to grow in their career or make a move in a new direction. See the advertisement for details […]
January 18, 2018

Photos Dunedin 2017

Did you attend the NZSSA 2017 conference in Dunedin? Check out some of the photos from the conference in the gallery section of the website.
January 18, 2018

Registrations January/February 2018

Registrations are now due for  January / February 2018 . With upcoming changes  including a career pathway for Sterile Technicians it is even more important that […]
January 16, 2018

Scholarships for 2018

The NZSSA are pleased to announce that for 2018 they will be offering a range of Scholarships for members.These include educational scholarships and for attendance at […]
November 8, 2017

IFU’s and The Sterile Technicians Responsibility

This week there has been a flurry of emails doing the rounds in regards to Non-sterile implants e.g. plates and screws and whether they can or […]
November 2, 2017

Guide to writing exemplars

Go to the Registration folder  to see a new guide to writing exemplars of practice. Sample exemplars coming soon.
June 30, 2017

AS/NZS 4187:2014

AS/NZS 4187:2014 Reprocessing of reusable medical devices in health service organisations The new standard is available as of today through Standards NZ. To purchase follow this […]
June 30, 2017

2016 Otago Daily Times Article

“The NZSSA were today made aware of an article printed in the Otago Daily Times which highlighted some practices that your association does not support. If […]