Key Access Institute, LLC has Earned the Following Distinctions
Better Business Bureau
A Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited Business since 2009.
Texas Workforce Commission (TWC)
Key Access Institute, LLC is a TWC approved career school since January 11th, 2011.
American Board of Surgical Assistants (ABSA)
KAI’s Surgical First Assistant Key Program has been approved by the ABSA as an Approved ABSA Training Program since November 23rd, 2011.
National Surgical Assistant Association (NSAA)
KAI is a National Surgical Assistant Association (NSAA) Approved Educational Program."
The Joint Commission
Key Surgical Assistants of Texas, a division of Key Access Institute, LLC, is a Joint Commission certified surgical assistant staffing business since June 29, 2011.
KAI has a network of affiliations with facilities through which our students may complete the Third Evolution (Clinical Rotation and Laboratory Work) of the Surgical First Assistant Key Program. Click on the name of the affiliation to be directed to their website.
The Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation & Education (MITIE)
KAI earned an affiliation with The Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation & Education (MITIE) on January 24, 2012. MITIE is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art education and research center at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas.
SPARS Surgical Center
KAI earned an affiliation with SPARS Surgical Center on March 1st, 2012.
Houston Orthopedic & Spine Hospital
KAI earned an affiliation with Houston Orthopedic & Spine Hospital on April 25th, 2012.
St. Joseph Medical Center
KAI earned an affiliation with St. Joseph Medical Center on June 7th, 2012.
Key Surgical Assistants of Texas (KSAT), a staffing division of Key Access Institute, LLC, prides itself on employing Surgical Assistants who are licensed and/or certified by national and state governing bodies, and who practice according to industry standards.
Achieving licensure is a professionally time-intensive process. Maintaining that distinction requires, among other things, that LSA’s are of good moral character and have not had a license or certification revoked. All licensed individuals must also be current with their certifications by national governing bodies.
Approved national bodies that mandate certification for Surgical Assistants include:
Governing bodies that mandate licensing for Surgical Assistants vary per state and per educational background of the Surgical Assistant.