ASATT Media Center

The American Society for Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians (ASATT) is the leading voice for Anesthesia Technology news and information about the profession, training and professional development, and certification for Anesthesia Technologists.

ASATT provides a wide range of news and other informational resources.

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Winter 2022 issue of the ASATT Sensor now available! Read more

A Message to Our Members and Colleagues Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). Read more

Join the Conversation. Visit the ASATT Discussion Board. Read more

CoA-ATE Initial Statement on COVID-19Download the CoA-ATE Initial Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The ASATT Sensor

The Sensor is published quarterly, the magazine features coverage of the latest topics in Anesthesia Technology, society, member and affiliated organization news, ASATT Academy news, updates from Program Directors and students of approved Anesthesia Technology programs across the country, and so much more!

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We greatly appreciate our ASATT members and their contributions to the organization. Receiving articles from our members is vital to keeping the publication as diverse and engaging as possible. We would not be able to sustain this publication without your help.


Feature Articles from the Sensor

Each issue of the ASATT Sensor  contains two Feature Articles, each intended to be accompanied by a Sensor Quiz. On feature article will focus on Science and the other on Equipment News or Best Practices in Healthcare. 

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ASATT Update

Distributed monthly, the ASATT Update e-newsletter provides the latest news and announcements of Society happenings and events. Supplementing the quarterly Sensor, ASATT sees the monthly Update as a complementary source for staying current on the Society and profession at large.

ASATT President's Letter

Read regular updates from the ASATT President, featuring news of significant events and happenings in our Society. The current President’s letter is available here. For past letters, reference the Sensor and ASATT Update archives.

ASATT Press Releases

Stay up-to-date with ASATT's most recent announcements and more.


The American Society of Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians is a professional entity with an overall focus on further establishing the health profession in anesthesia technology.

ASATT Conversations

Winter 2022 issue of the ASATT Sensor is available!

Read the The Coagulation Process & Clinical Applications for Evaluating Coagulation, and also featuring ASATT student corner, member highlight, Sensor Quizzes, and much more in this issue.

Hello Everyone!

Greetings ASATT Members!

I recently had the honor and pleasure of meeting with Dennis McMahon, the inaugural President of ASATT in 1990, to discuss organizational operations related to historical, current, and future perspectives. The d ...

Winter 2022 issue of the ASATT Sensor now available! Read more

A Message to Our Members Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). Read more

Join the Conversation. Visit the ASATT Discussion Forum

CoA-ATE Initial Statement on COVID-19Download the CoA-ATE Initial Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19)



ASATT has seven regional territories throughout the country, each with a designated Director, that work to provide opportunities and education for those working in the field or for individuals who are interested in advancing their careers.

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ASATT membership is based on a calendar year membership term, which runs from August 1-July 31. Please note that ASATT does not accept renewals or joins during Recertification which takes place the months of November and December.