Nonsurgical Pain Management Examination
meet other specified criteriaThe total time allowed for the examination will be 180 minutes, or three hours.
Those who meet the criteria for the NSPM subspecialty certification and wish to pursue the certification can apply to take the exam during the window dates below.
View the NSPM Bibliography.View the Standard Setting Process Used.
Total Number of NSPM Certificants
Congratulations to the 15 new NSPM-C credential holders who were newly certified in March 2022! Since the inception of the NSPM program in 2015, 145 CRNAs now hold the NSPM-C credential. See the below table for upcoming application and testing dates in 2022.
Application Windows for NSPM Exam- 2022
If you are planning to take the NSPM Examination, contact NBCRNA at firstname.lastname@example.org or (855) 285-4658 to have an application activated.
Upcoming 2022 NSPM Examination dates:
|Applications for Exam Accepted||Test Dates|
|6/13/2022 - 7/1/2022||7/11/2022 - 8/3/2022|
|10/31/2022 - 11/11/2022||11/21/2022 - 12/12/2022|
The NBCRNA’s Nonsurgical Pain Management (NSPM-C) credential program is accredited by both the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and the Accreditation Board for Specialty Nursing Certification (ABSNC).