Council on Surgical and Perioperative Safety (CSPS)

AASPA is a proud member of the Council on Surgical and Perioperative Safety (CSPS)

The American Association of Surgical Physician Assistants is a member of the Council on Surgical and Perioperative Safety (CSPS) which began in 2007. CSPS is a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization with a Board of Directors consisting of two representatives from each of seven professional organizations:

 

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA): www.aana.com 

American Association of Surgical Physician Assistants (AASPA): www.aaspa.com 

American College of Surgeons (ACS): www.facs.org 

American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA): www.asahq.org 

American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses (ASPAN): www.aspan.org 

Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN): www.aorn.org 

Association of Surgical Technologists (AST): www.ast.org 

 

The CSPS brings each member of the surgical team together to improve patient safety and promotes excellence in patient safety in the surgical and perioperative environment (Reference: CSPSteam.org). AASPA is pleased to have a seat on this council and represent the physician assistant profession.