Nurses’ Guide to Increasing Job Satisfaction

July 24, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 1

Are you suffering from work-related stress lately? Do you always find yourself wishing for a day off when it is just the first day of your workweek? Or are you thinking of a career shift so early in your nursing career? If you answered yes to any of these questions, chances are, you are starting […]

POEA Warns Filipino Nurses about Fake Recruiters to US and Canada

July 24, 2014 Category :Nursing News 1

Filipino nurses eyeing jobs in the US and Canada should be wary of illegal recruiters who use names of existing foreign agencies and e-mails like to recruit new nurses for these destinations. POEA Administrator Jennifer Jardin-Manalili said the Philippine Embassy in Ottawa has received complaints from several Filipino nurses who were allegedly recruited by […]

Unanimous Vote Creates Largest RN Union in U.S. History

July 23, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

Dec. 7, 2009 – To standing cheers, delegates to the founding convention of the National Nurses United (NNU) today unanimously endorsed the creation of the largest union and professional organization of registered nurses in U.S. history – and projected a major escalation in campaigns to expand union representation of nurses and an expanded voice in […]

PTs and OTs – Be in the U.S. for 2010!

July 23, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

Don’t miss this opportunity! FREE TOEFL-iBT + FREE Credentialing Requirement: Currently working in a hospital or rehabilitation clinic Schedules: Iloilo – Emilion Function Room, General Luna St. Iloilo City Dec18,2009 4PM to 8PM and Dec19,2009 9AM to 5PM Davao – Silver Room, Apo View Hotel 150J Camus St. Davao City Jan8,2010 4PM to 8PM and […]

2010 Migration Expo

July 22, 2014 Category :Announcements 2

Interested in GOING ABROAD? Attend the 2010 Migration Expo.  Everything you need to go abroad Jan 22-23,2010 SMX Convention Center Mall of Asia Complex

29th Postgraduate Course by the University of the East – Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center

July 22, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

The Department of Pediatrics of the University of the East-Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Center (UERMMMC) will hold its 29th Postgraduate Course witht he theme “Bridging the Gap Between Theory and Practice in Pediatrics” on January 28-29,2010 at the Mandarin Oriental Suites, Araneta Center, Quezon City.

Musculoskeletal Trauma

July 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Contusion – It is an injury to soft tissues produced by a blunt force, blow, kick or fall Signs and Symptoms: ecchymosis, pain, swelling Rx:  elevate feet; cold compress to diminish edema; apply pressure bandage to reduce sweling and edema; apply heat after 6 hours to promote absorption Strain – it is injury to muscles […]

“Nursing — The Heart of Christmas”

July 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

This poem is dedicated to every nurse, in every walk of life, for their undying efforts and dedicated spirit to the care of humanity, reminding us that nurses truly are angels from above. Christmas is a time of Angels, Of Angels at work, Both in heaven and on earth. It is a time of blessing, […]

Nursing – The Christmas Profession

July 20, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

Every medical-surgical nurse has worked his or her share of holidays, including significant family events such as Hanukkah or Christmas. It’s a hazard of belonging to a profession that is on duty 24/7. Our families often had to realize that the timing for the gift exchange and annual feast would be altered if Mom or […]

95,282 Nuring Graduates Take Nov 2009 Nursing Board Exams

July 20, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

A total of 95,282 nursing graduates will take the nurse licensure examinations today according to information released by the Professional Regulation Commission – Board of Nursing.

Philippine Licensure Exam for Nurses and Midwives in Hong Kong

July 19, 2014 Category :Nursing News 2

Filipino nurses and midwives in Hong Kong will finally have a chance to enhance their competitive edge through a special licensure examination that the Philippine government intends to administer for the first time next month. According to Dr. Ruth Padilla, commissioner of the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC), the President has directed the Commission to conduct […]

Jedegal Manpower Agency

July 19, 2014 Category :Placement Agencies 0

Jedegal Manpower Agency or Jedegal International Manpower Services, Inc. is one of the top overseas employment agencies in the Philippines that have help thousands of Filipinos find more rewarding jobs abroad. The agency was established in October 1999 by Jessie L. Galapia and Dina P. Galapia, with a combined experience of 31 years in the […]

Laparoscopy Nursing Care

July 19, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

Laparoscopy is a surgery that involves using a thin, lighted tube (called laparoscope) placed through a small incision in the belly to examine abdominal organs or pelvic organs and check for cysts, adhesions, tumors, fibroids, and infection that can for infertility, biopsy, damages specially of the spleen, performing tubal ligation, checking for hernia among many […]

Rogaciano Mercado Hospital

July 19, 2014 Category :Hospitals 0

Formerly known as Sta Maria District Hospital, the Rogaciano Mercado Hospital or Rogaciano M. Mercado Memorial Hospital (RMMMH) is a public tertiary hospital that has used technological advancement in advancing medical and health services to promote and improve the health and well-being of the people of Bulacan particularly in the provinces of Meycauyan, Marilao, Bocaue, […]

Southern Immigration Services

July 19, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

Study Work Live in Australia. Southern Immigration Services is an immigration assistance agency that helps people secure the necessary visa to work, study, and visit or migrate to Australia. A visa is a form of permission allowing the non-citizen to enter, remain or leave Australia. With around 140 visa subclasses in Australia, applying for Australian […]

Forming Study habits: 10 Ways to Simplify Your Nursing School Life

July 19, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 1

For some, there is nothing worse than studying for and taking tests. However, the process can be simplified using these valuable tips that will help you form solid study habits, create a method that works for you and to prepare you for exams. 1. Stick to the plan. Track all projects, deadlines, exams and other […]

Saudi Arabia Requires Assessment Exam for Foreign Nurses

July 18, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

Filipino nurses who wish to be employed in Saudi Arabia will be required to take an assessment exam administered by Prometric. This was revealed by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) recently in an advisory on its website. The exam, which will cost $90, is similar to the Nurse Licensure Examination conducted bi-annually by the […]

Final Instructions to November 2009 Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) Candidates

July 18, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

Examinees to the PRC Nursing Board Examination on November 29 and 30, 2009 are reminded to bring the following on examination day: * 2 OR MORE PENCILS * NOTICE OF ADMISSION * PRC RECEIPT * BLACK BALLPEN * 1 METER-POSTAGE STAMPED WINDOW MAILING ENVELOPE * 1 BIG BROWN ENVELOPE * 1 TRANSPARENT/PLASTIC LONG ENVELOPE * […]

Room Assignments for the November 2009 Nursing Board Exam (Manila)

July 17, 2014 Category :Announcements 1

Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) –  has released the room assignments of the examinees registered in Manila for the upcoming November 2009 Nursing Board Exam. The nursing board exam testing centers are classified into two: Complete and Removal. Room Assignments for November 2009 Nurse Licensure Examination – COMPLETE Room Assignments for November 2009 Nurse Licensure Examination […]

Common Health Problems Involving The Musculoskeletal System – Gout Arthritis

July 17, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Gout Arthritis is an inflammatory disease of the joints.  Its onset is abrupt and usually involves the big toe.  It is a genetic defect of purine metabolism in which there is an elevated level or uric acide and crystallate deposits (tophi) in the joints.  It affects men aged 20-60 years.  Primarily, those who are over […]