2018 Certified Perioperative Nurse (CSSM)
Volunteer Opportunities


If you would like a chance to gain valuable professional development experience while networking with your peers, please see a complete list of 2018 test development opportunities below and apply online.

Eligibility requirement: perioperative nurses holding the CSSM Credential are eligible to serve on CSSM Volunteer Committees.

CSSM Problem Item Notification (PIN) Committee

  • Travel requirement: committee meets via web conference
  • Time Commitment: 2 three-hour web conference calls
  • Meeting Dates: TBD

CSSM Item Review Committee

  • Travel requirement: in-person meeting in Denver, CO
  • Time Commitment: 2 full days
  • Meeting Dates: TBD

CSSM Form Review Meeting

  • Travel requirement: in-person meeting in Denver, CO
  • Time Commitment: 2 full days
  • Meeting Dates: TBD

CSSM Item Writing Committee

  • Travel requirement: committee meets via web conference
  • Time Commitment: varies based on assignment
  • Meeting Dates: TBD

CSSM Cut Score/Standard Setting Committee

  • Travel requirement: in-person meeting in Denver, CO
  • Time Commitment: 2 full days
  • Meeting Dates: TBD

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*Note: all volunteer candidates selected to serve on any Test Development Committee will be required to sign Confidentiality Agreement and Conflict of Interest forms.