ANOREXIA NERVOSA (“Relentless pursuit of thinness”)

August 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

ANOREXIA NERVOSA is a potentially life-threatening disorder characterized by extreme weight loss, intense fear of gaining weight, body image disturbances, strenous exercising and peculiar food-handling patterns. It can result in mortality rates of between 6-21%, 95% are females between 12 and mid-30′s. Usually, the onset of this eating disorder is associated with a stressful life […]

Nursing Groups Promote 2010 as the International Year of the Nurse

August 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

Three major nursing organizations have come together to launch a campaign to have 2010 designated as the International Year of the Nurse. Sigma Theta Tau International, the Nightingale Initiative for Global Health (NIGH), and the Florence Nightingale Museum (FNM) in London have created a public awareness initiative called 2010 IYNurse. According to its supporters, 2010 […]

PHC-Nursing Service Employees Grand Alumni Home Coming 2010

August 20, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

Disease Affecting the Integumentary System – Herpes Zoster

August 20, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Important Information Caused by the same virus hat causes chickenpox. A dormant type of chickenpox More often attacks adults rather than children AKA: s hingles, zora; acute posterior ganglionitis Causative Agent:  same as chickenpox, varicella zoster virus

Japan Recruits 2nd Batch of Nurses, Caregivers

August 19, 2014 Category :Announcements 1

The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) announced the start of interview sessions for nurses and caregivers for Japan at the POEA Head Office at Ortigas cor. EDSA, Mandaluyong City.  The interview will run from February 1 to February 6. The Japan International Corporation of Welfare Services (JICWELS), the counterpart agency of the Philippines in the […]

Nurses for Australia

August 19, 2014 Category :Placement Agencies 0

RAL CAREER LINK INC. is registered corporation in the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and a licensed recruitment agency by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) in the Philippines with POEA License No. POEA-042-LB-070208-PL. RAL CAREER LINK INC. head office is located in Manila, Philippines and it has offices in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Dubai, Australia […]

Finest Workers Limited Assists Filipino Students in Finding UK Study Abroad Positions

August 18, 2014 Category :Announcements 1

Filipino students looking to study in the UK can now look to Finest Workers Limited for assistance. The company, which is affiliated with a number of different universities and schools in the UK, provides assistance to students from the Philippines who want to take courses or even earn a full degree from a UK university.

Plexus Medical Recruitment: Nursing Jobs in Australia & New Zealand

August 18, 2014 Category :Placement Agencies 2

If you are looking for nursing jobs in Australia or New Zealand then Plexus Recruitment can help you.  They specialise in finding outstanding Nursing positions throughout Australia and New Zealand with contracts ranging from 6 months to 4 years.

World Cancer Day 2010 Campaign: “Cancer can be prevented too”

August 17, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

World Cancer Day is marked on February 04, 2o1o to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its preventioh, detection and treatment.  The observance is led by the International Union Against Cancer (UICC), a global consortium of more than 280 cancer-fighting organizations in over 90 countries. The UICC organizes the World Cancer Campaign and the […]

2010 International Year of the Nurse Celebration

August 17, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

Court of Appeals Upholds PRC decision on June 2006 Nursing Board Exam Leakage Scandal

August 16, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

The Court of Appeals has upheld the decision of Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) to revoke the license of Virginia Madeja, a former BoN member and examiner in the June 2006 nursing licensure exam. The 17-page decision promulgated on January 21 was written by Associate Justice Jose Reyes Jr. and concurred in by Associate Justices Apolinario […]

Student Visas & Work Placement for Practical Nurse, Nursing Aide and Caregivers

August 16, 2014 Category :Nursing Jobs 4

Go West Consultants Corp. is offering student visas and work placement for practical nurse, nursing aide and caregivers with experience. They conduct free orientations and seminars at GO WEST CONSULTANTS CORP. 1901A Philippine Stock Exchange Ctr. East Tower, Exchange Road, Ortigas Center. Go West Consultants Corp. (GWC) is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission […]

December 2009 Hong Kong Nursing Licensure Examination Result

August 15, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 2 out of 90 passed the Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) given by the Board of Nursing in Hong Kong last December 2009. The members of the Board of Nursing are Carmencita M. Abaquin, Chairman; Leonila A. Faire, Betty F. Merritt, Perla G. Po, Marco Antonio C. Sto.Tomas, Yolanda […]

Help Send A Nurse To Haiti

August 15, 2014 Category :Announcements 1

“SEND A NURSE” Disaster Relief Fund National Nurses United has launched a relief effort to send registered nurses to Haiti. Over 11,000 nurses have already answered the call. There’s just one problem: the cost of sending them. Every dollar you donate will go to providing the resources nurses need to care for the survivors of […]

Casaul-Lanting General Hospital

August 15, 2014 Category :Hospitals 0

Also called Lanting Hospital, Casaul General Hospital is a small private secondary hospital that serves as the affiliate school hospital of the Dr. Lanting College. Established in 1979, Casaul General Hospital actually served as the impetus for the establishment of the Lanting College. It was named after the late Dr. Romeo Casaul, who along with […]

Luz Facial Care

August 15, 2014 Category :HealthCare Companies 0

Enhancing your natural beauty. Established in 1994, Luz Facial Care is one of the leading dermatological centers in the Philippines which started as skin care center. Luz Facial Care distinct itself from other beauty care centers by making beauty care accessible and affordable to the regular Filipinos.

Medcentral Philippines

August 15, 2014 Category :HealthCare Companies 0

Your one stop medical center. Medcentral is a mall based clinic that provides out-patient medical and laboratory services. Medcentral Philippines has a staff of doctors and by health workers that deliver services in clinical laboratory, drug testing, radiology/computerized X-ray, mobile X-ray, ultrasonography, 2-D Echo, stress test, CT scan, audiometry, electrocardiogram, physical therapy, pulmonary function test, […]

ASC Global Recruitment Philippines

August 15, 2014 Category :Placement Agencies 0

“Your Future is Our Responsibility, Worldwide” ASC Global Recruitment is a POEA Licensed Recruitment Agency primarily engaged in the recruitment and placement of Filipino professional and skilled workers overseas that specializes in the medical and industrial fields. In pursuing the highest standard of recruitment practice, ASC Global aims in making a perfect match between candidate […]

Neoplasms of Nervous System Neurologic Tumors

August 14, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 2

Central Nervous System (CNS) Tumors a. Intracranial Tumors – are potentially fatal; skull is rigid and has little room for content expansion; untreated brains tumors cause death by: – Local destruction and brain tissue compression – Progressively increasing ICP, causing herniation and death

Pinoy Nurses In The US Files Lawsuit

August 14, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

10 Pinoy nurses cleared of misdemeanor charges in US file civil rights lawsuit GARDEN CITY, New York — Ten Filipino nurses cleared last year of misdemeanor charges for quitting their jobs at a Long Island nursing home have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit.