Healthcare Sterile Processing Conference “In Tune” in Nashville

The 2023 HSPA Annual Conference, hosted by the Healthcare Sterile Processing Association (HSPA) will be held May 6-10 in Nashville, Tennessee.

HSPA’s Annual Conference is the Sterile Processing (SP) profession’s leading in-person educational and networking event. The conference draws more than 1,000 attendees across all sterile processing titles and experience levels who are eager to learn from some of the industry’s most prominent and respected speakers and meet with leading suppliers in the SP space.

Attendees will have access to dozens of educational sessions, with each covering pertinent issues impacting the profession and led by industry-leading experts. Sessions will include the following topics:

  • Regulations, Standards and Guidelines Updates
  • Research Impacting Sterile Processing
  • Productivity and Auditing Tools
  • Safety and Preparedness
  • Sterilization and High-level Disinfection
  • Endoscope Processing Challenges and Updates
  • Justifying Sterile Processing Needs
  • Utilities That Impact Cleaning and Sterilization

Attendees can receive 13.5 continuing education credits for the main conference (Sunday through Wednesday). Additional credits will be available from preconference events and education during the expo. The 2023 HSPA Annual Conference – including all educational sessions, social events, exhibits and sleeping accommodations – at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.

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