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Clinical Corner!  

Jessica Gentes, MSN-L, RN, BSN, CPN 

Jennifer Nopoulos, MSN-Ed, RN, CPAN

Many hospitals allow student nurses to rotate through their peri-operative units, including pre-op centers, watching a surgical procedure, and patient care in the post-operative (PACU) setting....


First Virtual Educational Session

Saturday November 14, 2020

9:00 am to 11:30am (MST)


  • Hand Hygiene: Advocating for Patient Safety

  • Collaborative Kindness

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Calling all interested volunteers

We invite you to participate in our leadership positions

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The Executive Board of Directors agreed to cancel the conference planned on October 3, 2020 at the Desert Diamond Casino in Tucson, Arizona and to receive a refund of the deposit. The Board of Directors is exploring alternative ways of delivering valuable continuing education opportunities for members over this next year. To ensure these opportunities are meaningful and  aligned most closely with the needs of our members, a survey was sent out to AzPANA members. Thank you for your continued support.



CPAN Certification

  • Nancy Rossi

  • Huetta Graham

  • Annemarie Rogoff

  • Linda Roe

  • Jennifer Buie

  • Nicole Buda

  • Michelle Sauve

  • Kathleen Henry

  • Alfred Bernardo

CAPA Certification

  • Carol Thal

  • Marisela Silva-Peyro

American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc.

Our focus is to serve as a resource to advance nursing practices within the community through professional and educational opportunities. Through this website our Leadership provides information on current educational opportunities, governmental affairs, ASPAN updates, and current opportunities to serve.

AzPANA is comprised of perianesthesia nurses throughout the state of Arizona representing numerous healthcare facilities. These healthcare facilities provide the patient education, care, and treatment for those receiving anesthesia or conscious sedation.

The Arizona Perianesthesia Nurses Association is a non-profit organization which is a state component
of the American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses ( ASPAN ).
Arizona PeriAnesthesia Nurses Association

Email: info@azpana.org