Plastic Surgical
Nurse Certification
Aesthetic Nurse
Specialist Certification
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2017-2018 Plastic Surgical Nurses Certification Board Roster
Renee Hinojosa, MSN, ACNS-BC, CPSN, CANS
Reno, NV

Sharon Fritzsche, MSN RN FNP-BC CPSN
Yucaipa, CA

Lisa G. Griffin, RN, CPSN
Tampa, FL

Kathleen Mortl, RN, CANS, CPSN
Milwaukee, WI

Abbey Helton, CPSN, CANS
Louisville, KY

Public Member
Mary Totten
Wesley Chapel, FL

ISPAN Board Liaison
Amanda E. Bailey, ACNP, CWS, CPSN
Nashville, TN


Deadline Late Fee Deadline* Examination Date Examination Location
March 23, 2018 April 6, 2018 May 19, 2018 Cross National Site
You may submit your application beginning January 1, 2018
August 17, 2018 August 31, 2018 October 13, 2018 TBD
You may submit your application beginning June 1, 2018

*Add $25 late fee to application

For question regarding the location and time of the exams, please contact C-NET at 201-217-9083.

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The Core Curriculum for Plastic Surgical Nursing, 4th edition, represents the comprehensive documentation of plastic and reconstructive surgical nursing knowledge and skills. This new edition reflects advances in technology and patient management and contains additional chapters presenting material on a wider variety of topics germane to plastic surgery.

The Core Curriculum for Plastic Surgical Nursing, 4th edition, is a resource for every aspect of patient care and the development of educational materials and a guide for self-development. Each chapter includes principles upon which to base an effective plan for patient care.

CANS & CPSN Study Guide