Plastic Surgical Nursing Certification
Plastic Surgical Nursing Certification Board (PSNCB)
500 Cummings Center, Suite 4400
Beverly, MA 01915
PSNCB Eligibility Criteria
Be currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the United States, its territories or Canada, holding a current full and unrestricted license.
Have a minimum of two (2) years of plastic surgical nursing experience as a registered nurse in a general staff, administrative, teaching, or research capacity within three (3) years prior to application
Have spent at least 1,000 practice hours in plastic surgical nursing during two (2) of the preceding three (3) years.
Be currently working in the field of plastic surgical nursing and in collaboration with a board certified plastic surgeon who holds a current full and unrestricted license.
Handbook - Application - Study Materials:
Exam Dates & Deadlines:
All exam dates for 2019 have expired.
New dates for 2020 to be announced!
3 years from the date of passing exam.
$195 for ISPAN members
$295 for non-members
$100 first-time retake fee* for ISPAN members
For persons who did not pass on their very first attempt. Good for two years from date of first test.
$150 first-time retake fee* for non-members
Additional exam fees:
$25 late processing fee
To cover postmarks between application deadline and end of late fee period.
$25 application refund fee
Incurred if a refund of the exam fee is processed.
$20 returned check fee
Incurred if a check for any exam fee(s) is returned for insufficient funds.