To foster, promote and encourage interest amongst the members of the Association and others in the study of the Sterile Services concept and allied problems with a view to increasing the efficiency of the service provided by hospitals in New Zealand to patients and the public generally.
To promote and encourage the implementation and upgrading of principles and practices of sterilisation.
To encourage the publication of any useful information concerning Sterile Service practices.
To promote conferences for the consideration of all questions relating to Sterile Services and allied fields.
Annual NZSSA Conference 2008 "Join the Rush - Knowledge is Gold" 19 November 2008 to 21 November 2008 Rydges Lakeland Resort, 38 - 54 Lake Esplanade, P.O. Box 454, Queenstown, New Zealand [ More information: www.nzssa.org/conference.html ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2007 14 November 2007 to 16 November 2007 Napier War Memorial Conference Centre, Napier, New Zealand [ Conference Details ]
Annual NZSSA Conference 2006 November 2006 Hamilton, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2005 November 2005 Dunedin, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2004 November 2004 Wellington, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2003 November 2003 Christchurch, New Zealand
Annual NZSSA Conference 2002 November 2002 Palmerstown North, New Zealand