August 28, 2013

Cover Story

CEO of the Year

Utah’s business landscape is rich with professionals who have le...Read More

Featured Articles

Did you go Skiing this winter?

Around Utah

Sections

Spotlight
Martin Plaehn

Spotlight
Karen Sendelback

Legal Briefs
Social Media and Employers: Friends or Enemies?

Money Talk
The Case for HSAs

Economic Insight
Time to Show Up

Lessons Learned
Make a Move

TechKnowledge
In the Lab

EntrepreneurEdge
Rent to Own

Business Trends
Back from the Dead

Executive Living
Artful Inspiration

Features
A Breath of Fresh Air

Features
Worst-Case Scenario

Regional Report
Northern Utah

Focus
Measure Up

Industry Outlook
Travel & Tourism

Players
Players

Article

Stevens-Henager Awarded for 100-Percent Student Pass Rate in CST Certification

Press Release

August 28, 2013

Ogden – The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) has awarded Stevens-Henager College an annual merit award for achieving a 100-percent pass rate for students taking the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) examination from August 2012 to July 2013. The CST certification demonstrates that graduates have an understanding of the basic competencies for safe patient care in the operating room.

The CST is widely recognized in the health care community as the foremost credential for surgical technologists in the nation, and is required for employment within many local, state and national health care organizations.

“We are very pleased to receive this recognition on behalf of our students who worked so hard to pass the CST exam, and the instructors who helped prepare them,” said Vicky Dewsnup, president of Stevesns-Henager.

“Having a high exam success rate is also important to us because prospective students look at exam and certification pass rates as a criterion for selecting a school,” said Cynthia Farley, program director for surgical technology. “It’s a great way to determine if a college will provide a quality education.”

The CST exam is the only fully accredited test offered by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) for surgical technologists in the U.S. NCCA accreditation assures that the CST examination meets stringent examination development and administration standards.

Utah Business Social
UB Events View All
2014 Fast 50 EventUtah Business Event
Aug 28, 2014
Utah Business magazine along with presenting sponsors Kirton McConkie, CBIZ, MHM, LLC and Newmark...
Community Events View All
PHP Level 1
Jul 22, 2014
Tuesday/Thursday, Jul 15 & 17, 6:00-9:30 pm, Monday/Tuesday, Jul 21 & 22, 6:00-9:30 pm Learn t...
The 3 Percent Road Show
Jul 31, 2014
The Mad Men era may be decades behind us, but not much has changed in the advertising industry as...

info@utahbusiness.com  |  90 South 400 West, Ste 650 Salt Lake City, Utah 84101   |  (801) 568-0114

Advertise with Utah Business

Submit an Event

* indicates required information
* Event Name:
Price (general):
Website (if applicable):
Coordinator's Name:
Coordinator's Email:
Coordinator's Phone:
Venue Name:
Venue Address:
Venue City:
Venue Zip:
Event Capacity:
Date(s):
to
* Event Description:
  Cancel