In order to be granted programmatic accreditation, CTU demonstrated that the surgical technology program at its Denver campus met all applicable CAAHEP
Besides the tasks listed in the CAAHEP
Standards, medical assistants in Arizona may perform the following additional procedures under direct supervision: whirlpool treatments, diathermy treatments, electric galvation stimulation treatments, ultrasound therapy, massage therapy, traction treatments, transcutaneous nerve stimulation unit treatments, and small volume nebulizer treatments.
Candidates who graduate from a program accredited by the CAAHEP
will be eligible.
The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Healthcare Educational Programs (CAAHEP
) approved the request of the Association of Polysomnographic Technologists (APT) to be eligible to participate in the CAAHEP
system and to form a Committee on Accreditation for Polysomnography (CoAPSG) on Saturday, April 12, 2003 at the Annual Business Meeting held in St.
CAAHEP, the American College of Surgeons and the Association of Surgical Technologists establish the accreditation standards.
The programs are listed on the CAAHEP Web site (www.