CPAN® and CAPA® Certification:

Nursing Passion in Action®

CND Poster 2016The American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc. (ABPANC) is responsible for developing, sponsoring and managing the CPAN and CAPA nursing certification programs. These national professional certification programs are designed for registered nurses caring for patients who have experienced sedation, analgesia and anesthesia in a hospital or ambulatory care facility.

CONTACT US American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc. 475 Riverside Drive, 6th Floor New York, NY, 10115-0089 Phone: 1-800-6ABPANC Fax: 1-212-367-4256 Email:


CPAN® and CAPA® Certification

CPAN-certificationAll Perianesthesia Nurses – The CPAN and CAPA certification exam schedule only comes around twice a year.

Get more details about the benefits of CPAN and CAPA Certification at

Certification and Re Information

Become Certified

Schedule and Fees

Become Recertified

Schedule and Fees

Congratulations! The newly certified RN’s can attend the 2020 NYSPANA State Conference in Rochester, NY for half price the registration fee
CPAN – Newly Certified Spring 2019

*Indicates Dual Certified Members

  • Mary Johnson *
  • Karen Abril *
  • Carmen Caroline Anne Ianora
  • Maria G Ejerta
  • Larissa Colombier
  • Angela Balzano
  • Mona Guerrera
  • Suk Hui *
  • Margaret Drybk
  • Cheryll Lynn DiVincenzo
  • Elisa Kurzyna
  • Jessica DeBiase
  • Melina Morales
  • Christina Hyun
  • Cheryl James
  • Sandra Baez
  • Shauna Marie Kilcommons
  • Mark Charzanowski
  • Christine Marie Rauschenbach
  • Audrey Lynn Turner
CAPA – Newly Certified Spring 2019
  • Stephanie Herandez
  • ErbereNwankpa *
  • Mei Yuk Gian-Nguyen
  • Shannon Marie Diaz
  • Nicole M Geiger
  • Marie Horowitz
  • Bronwyn Ship *