Traditional Medicine Expo 2010 by the Singapore TCM Organizations Committee

October 22, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

THE COMMONWEALTH INSTITUTE (TCI)

October 22, 2014 Category :Training Centers 0

THE COMMONWEALTH INSTITUTE (TCI) is an IELTS test preparation center in Makati.  It was established in 2003 with a singular mission: to enable its students to achieve proficiency in English language use and pass any of the English language proficiency examinations administered by universities and testing institutions here and abroad.

IELTS Unlimited Review

October 21, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

STI UNIVERSAL WORKER INC. is conducting IELTS Unlimited Review at the HEART FOUNDATION of the Philippine Heart Center.

UK lawmaker laments RP nurses’ woes, vows to help ‘angels’

October 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

MANILA, Philippines – After passing the licensure exams, over 36,000 new nurses are now facing another hurdle – getting employment that is also sought by 160,000 of their peers, an official of the Philippine Nurses Association admitted Thursday. Executive Director Maristela Abenojar made this disclosure in a forum also attended by David Amess, a Parliamentarian […]

Double victory for CNU – 5 in top 10, 98.08% passing rate

October 20, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

THE result of the July 2010 Nursing Licensure Examination was a double victory for the Cebu Normal University (CNU). Aside of having five topnotchers, the school also landed in the top 10 among the 209 nursing schools (with 100 and more examinees) in the country in terms of the national passing percentage rate.

Nursing topnotcher had prayed for No. 1

October 20, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

Rayan Abogado Oliva, the topnotcher in the nursing board examinations last July, had prayed everyday that he would top all examinees and posted in his room the number 1 sign which greeted him every morning he woke up. Oliva, who graduated magna cum laude at the Ateneo de Naga University, said he was very specific […]

More want to be doctors as global demand for nurses declines

October 19, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

Amid the decline in the global demand for Filipino nurses, more graduates of science-related courses are now pursuing a degree in medicine, the Board of Medicine said over the weekend. Board of Medicine member Jose Cueto said the lessening of employment opportunities for nurses abroad seems to have contributed to the increase in National Medical […]

Nurses for Bahrain

October 19, 2014 Category :Nursing Jobs 0

Company: Archangel Global Solutions rchangel Global Solutions is a manpower recruitment agency duly licensed in the Philippines. We specialize in hiring a myriad of work professionals for clients worldwide. Through the years, our core competence has been the deployment of nurses and other health care professionals to the United States, United Kingdom, the Middle East […]

Nurses Training Fee: IS IT LEGAL?

October 18, 2014 Category :All About Nursing 0

Is the practice among hospitals to charge training fees by as much as P20,000 on nurses legal? Eastern Samar Ben Evardone is urging the appropriate committee in the House of Representatives to look into this, raising alarm that hospitals, both government and private, may already be exploiting the nurses.

Philippine-RN Recruitment Agency

October 18, 2014 Category :Placement Agencies 2

Philippine-RN Recruitment Agency, Inc. is a corporation duly organized and existing under and by virtue of the Republic of the Philippines per company SEC registration no. A200117594. Philippine-RN is also a duly licensed agency per POEA license P002-LB-090803-UL and is an exclusive affiliate of Worldwide Resource Network, Inc. a full-service international and placement company headquartered […]

The only Filipino nurse to pass Japan’s nursing exam

October 17, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

Nurse Ever Lalin, like others in the first batch of 98 nurses and caregivers who went to Japan May last year for a training stint preparatory to taking the Japanese nursing licensure exam, had no prior lessons in the Niponggo language. “Halimaw ah (A monster’s feat),” cheered nurse bloggers when it was announced last March […]

Foreign nurses in Japan decry tough pass-or-go-home exams

October 17, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

TOKYO—Japan allows hundreds of Southeast Asian nurses to work on short-term contracts, but the health-care workers say the exams they must pass for the right to stay longer are so tough that almost all flunk them. Nurses and care-givers from Indonesia and the Philippines are now asking their host country to relax the requirements that […]

NURSE LICENSURE EXAMINATION for December 2010 ‘Re-Scheduled’

October 16, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

In accordance with Board of Nursing Resolution No. 2010-17 of July 27, 2010, the NURSE LICENSURE EXAMINATION for December 2010 has been “re-scheduled” from Dec. 12 & 13 to Dec. 19 & 20, 2010.

NCR and Regional Oathtaking Schedules for New Nurses

October 16, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

NCR Oathtaking for New Nurses from the July 2010 Nursing Board Exam is set for September 20 and 21, 2010. Tickets will be available at PNA, Manila after the official release of the July 2010 Nursing Board Exam Results.

WHO and the International Olympic Committee sign agreement to improve healthy lifestyles

October 15, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

WHO and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) are teaming up to promote healthy lifestyle choices, including physical activity, sports for all, Tobacco Free Olympic Games, and the prevention of childhood obesity. As outlined in a memorandum of understanding signed today in Lausanne, the WHO and IOC will work at both the international and country level […]

Envoy appeals US blacklisting of Pinoy PT grads

October 15, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

The Philippines’ ambassador to the United States is urging American licensure authorities to defer the implementation of a 1-year ban on Filipino physical therapy (PT) graduates who want to take the US National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE). In a press release, Philippine Ambassador to the US Willy Gaa said he is asking the Federation of […]

Judge Sides With Pinoy Nurse Fired For Speaking in Tagalog

October 14, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

FAIRFAX, Virginia – The Maryland Department of Labor reversed an order that withheld unemployment benefits from one of three Filipina nurses who were fired from a Baltimore hospital for speaking Tagalog. Administrative judge Stuart Breslow sided with the nurses when he said in his ruling that no patient was ever put in danger when they […]

Male Spa Therapist for Sheraton Hotel Bahrain

October 14, 2014 Category :Nursing Jobs 4

Company: Corinthians International Placement Services Male Spa Therapist (Manama, Bahrain) Requirements: * Candidate must possess at least a High School Diploma, Vocational Diploma / Short Course Certificate, Physical Therapy/Physiotherapy, Personal Services or equivalent. * Must have 2years experience as a Spa Therapist in any reputable Spa Clinics. * Must have knowledge in Thai, Shiatsu, Swedish, […]

Pinoy PTs dreams crushed after US exam ban

October 13, 2014 Category :Announcements| Nursing News 0

Filipinos here and back home are venting their dismay, distress and in many instances, seething anger over a US group’s decision to stop licensure examinations for physical therapists from the Philippines and 3 other countries.

More than five million people receiving HIV treatment

October 13, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

WHO advises earlier treatment among people with HIV 19 JULY 2010 | GENEVA | VIENNA — An estimated 5.2 million people in low and middle-income countries were receiving life-saving HIV treatment at the end of 2009, according to the latest update from WHO. WHO estimates that 1.2 million people started treatment in 2009, bringing the […]