Mission Statement:
The FASA unites Certified Surgical Assistants statewide to work on important professional and public health issues relating to surgery

Welcome to The Florida Association of Surgical Assistant’s web site!

The Florida Association of Surgical Assistants (FASA) is a non-profit organization formed to create a unified voice for Florida’s Surgical Assistants. The FASAIs dedicated to enhancing and securing the futures of the professionals who provide this vital and life saving service to patients throughout Florida.

The leadership of the FASA is comprised of an elected president, vice president, secretary/treasurer and a board of directors comprising five members.  The FASA is actively engaged in the legislative, regulatory, legal and occupational issues facing the Surgical First Assistant. It is also the intent of the FASA to become a source of information regarding certification, governmental affairs, reimbursement, employment, malpractice insurance, and member networking.

Membership is open to anyone interested in advancing the profession of surgical first assisting in the state of Florida and nationwide. The FASA has several levels of membership and sponsorship available.


The Florida Association of Surgical Assistants and Ethicon Inc. will be sponsoring a Suturing and Endo-Surgical workshop in St. Petersburg, Florida on August 18, 2007 The workshop will be held at the Tradewinds Resort located directly on Florida’s beautiful gulf coast. Please go to the events link for more information.


PO BOX 14254  • TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA 32317-4254
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