PREPARE FOR ASATT’s VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

TIME ZONE: The Virtual Conference is based on Central Standard Time (CST).

DOWNLOAD ZOOM: Download Zoom to your computer device.

ATTEND: Join the ASATT Virtual Conference.

  • After downloading Zoom, launch the application and click Join a Meeting. It will ask you for a meeting ID number that is provided in the email you will receive from ASATT.
  • You can join a meeting by clicking the meeting link that was sent to your email or going to join.zoom.us and entering in the meeting ID.
    • NOTE: You do not need to create a free Zoom account to participate in this virtual conference. If you have an existing account, you may sign into that first, then click Join a Meeting.

CHECK AUDIO: Confirm the use of your computer/device audio.

  • On most devices, you can join computer/device audio by clicking Join Audio, Join with Computer Audio, or Audio to access the audio settings.
  • A Bluetooth device is compatible with the computer or mobile device that you are using.
  • What if you experience an echo in your meeting.
    • You may have both the computer and telephone audio activated.
    • If you join from a computer and call in from the telephone, please make sure you either:
      • Enter your participant ID when calling in.
      • Manually leave computer audio on your computer.

CHECK VIDEO: Confirming the use of your computer/device video.

  • While you are not required to have a webcam to join the ASATT Virtual Conference, you will not be able to transmit video of yourself. You will continue to be able to listen, and view the speakers.
  • If you have video/camera but it isn’t working.
    • Troubleshooting tips for Windows
      • Make sure that all other programs that utilize the camera are not using the camera or are closed.
      • Restart your computer.
      • Uninstall the Zoom client and reinstall the latest version.
    • Troubleshooting tips for macOS
      • Make sure that all other programs that utilize the camera, such as Photo Booth and Facetime, are closed.
      • Restart your computer.
      • If the camera still does not work in Zoom after restarting, check if the camera works in a Mac app, such as Photo Booth or Facetime.
      • If the camera works elsewhere, uninstall the Zoom client and reinstall the latest version.
      • If you are on Mac OS 10.14 Mojave and are still having difficulty accessing the camera, check your operating system permissions to confirm that Zoom has access to the camera.
    • Troubleshooting tips for Linux
      • Make sure that all other programs that utilize the camera are not using the camera or are closed.
      • Restart your computer.
      • If it does not work after restarting, uninstall the Zoom client and reinstall the latest version.

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ASATT is recognized as the organization responsible for maintaining and raising standards for technologist education, patient care and high level competence for both technologists and technicians. To this end, the society has established and administers its nationally-recognized certification program and the ASATT National Certification Examination. Qualified allied health personnel, anesthesiology providers, and most importantly, patients, all benefit from ASATT.  Not a member, join today!