London Nurses Agency Ltd

September 22, 2014 Category :Placement Agencies 1

Established 30 years ago, London Nurses Agency Ltd., specializes in placing Registered Nurses and Health care Assistants in both the NHS and Private Sectors throughout London and the Home Counties. Situated in the heart of London. They have a team of highly trained consultants dedicated to specific fields of work. They recruit healthcare professionals from […]

Job Opportunities In USA And New Zealand

September 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

EDI-STAFFBUILDERS INTERNATIONAL, INC., is considered a premier international Search & Recruitment solutions provider from the Philippines. They are recognized as the global recruitment service provider of multi-cultural talents to its clientele and is approaching its 31 years of existence in global recruitment, continues to provide PROFESSIONALS for the HEALTHCARE Industry. It is noteworthy to mention […]

Aphasia (Dysphasia)

September 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Aphasia (Dysphasia) is a general term used to describe organic disturbances in language resulting from cortical tissue damage rather than from defective innervation of the muscles used in speech or from mental deficiency. Nursing Care: a. Rehabilitation should be done 6 to 12 weeks immediately after a stroke which is the “optimum treatment period, ” […]

2010 National HIV Summit

September 20, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

With increasing cases of HIV seen and reported especially in the last three years in the Philippines, it has now become imperative for the government to conduct an HIV Summit to urge leaders from all sectors of society to jointly scale-up a national response to address the disease. According to Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral It […]

Care of Clients with Alterations in Coordination

September 20, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Radiological Studies Roentgenogram (x-ray film) -It is used to determine injury to or tumor of the bones and soft tissues Bone Scan – A radionuclide such as 99Tc – disphosphonate is administered IV, and scan is done several hours later. This 99Tc disphosphonate is favored bacause scanning can tabke place within 1 to 3 hours […]

What is Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma?

September 19, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Cause: the result of an abnormal displacement of iris against the angle fo the anterior chamber. It is a relatively rare disease. Dilation of the pupil is caused by darkness, excitement or a mydriatic drug, which may cuse blockage of the outflow mechanism of the eye with a narrowed peripheral angle of the anterior chamber

DOH Urges Public To Travel Safe This Summer

September 19, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

All roads must lead to safety. This is the battlecry of the Department of Health (DOH) as it urges the public to take precautions against common accidents and injuries now that more people are flocking to local tourist destinations as summer vacation for schools start. The DOH also found it fitting to release the initial […]

2010 Rachell Allen Image Model Search Finals Night

September 18, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

What is Multiple Sceloris?

September 18, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Multiple Sceloris (Disseminated Scelrosis) is degeneration, progressive disease characterized by demyelination of motor nerve fibers within the spinal cord and brain. Death is most often caused by intercurrent infection. Not contagious or inherited, although it appears more often among relatives Etiology: unknown, autoimmun; viruses

‘AIDS in the Workplace’ Program

September 17, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

According to the Department of Health (DOH), the Philippines witnessed a sharp increase in the number of diagnosed HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) cases in the last three years. Majority of these recorded cases belong to the economically-productive age group. According to Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral In 2000, an average of one new case is diagnosed […]

What is Whiplash Injury?

September 17, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 1

Whiplash is a relatively common injury that occurs to a person’s neck following a sudden acceleration-deceleration force, most commonly from motor vehicle accidents. Cause: Violent hyperextensio and flexion of the neck usually as a result of rear-end automobile accident. It produces damage to muscles, disks, ligaments and nervous tissue in the region of the cervical […]

Many Filipinos Exposed To Second-Hand Smoke According to GATS

September 16, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

The Department of Health (DOH) today said that almost half of the Filipinos surveyed in the first Philippine Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) revealed that they live in homes where smoking is allowed. Accordint to GATS data, almost half (48.8% or 29.8 million) of Filipinos are exposed to cigarette smoke in their homes and 54% […]

Emergency Nurses Release Holiday Safety Tips

September 16, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

In preparation for the upcoming holidays, the Emergency Nurses Association has released a list of safety tips to help people enjoy the holiday season without needing a trip to the emergency room. Although the holiday season can be filled with many pleasurable activities, the hectic pace can sometimes be stressful.

What is Acute Conjuctivitis?

September 15, 2014 Category :Nursing Reviewer 0

Important Information Self-limiting viral infection; disappears in a week’s time even without treatment More common during the summer months AKA: sore eyes

US Career Opportunity For Registered Nurses And Other Healthcare Professionals

September 15, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 1

Good news to everyone that LVH-Ortiz Business and Immigration Consultancy Corp. (LOBICC) is now having its job opening ready for deployment in different hospitals/employer in the USA through its US based principal sponsor, the Phil-American Global Resources, LLC (PAGR) which is based in Kentucky, USA. For those interested contact +632-8716625 or simply visit LOBICC in […]

Japan May Ease Visa Rules For Foreign Nurses, Dentists

September 14, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

Due to Japan’s fast-aging and shrinking population, the immigration bureau is considering a plan to abolish visa limits for hundreds of nurses from the Philippines and Indonesia that currently restrict them to working in Japan for only seven years. A bureau official said it may also soon invite nurses from other countries. The changes may […]

Great News!!! Wanna Be A Nurse Now???

September 14, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

Pregabalin Eases Pain from Diabetic Neuropathy

September 13, 2014 Category :Nursing News| Nursing Reviewer 0

A review of previous studies showed that pregabalin (Lyrica), a drug used for epileptic attacks, could safely and effectively relieve pain from diabetic neuropathy. Published in the journal Diabetes Care, the analysis of seven studies on pregabalin, with dosages of 150, 300, and 600 mg and study durations from five to 13 weeks, showed that […]

Cruise Ship Nurse Training

September 13, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

A Cruise Ship Nurse is ideal for nurses who love to travel. Working as a cruise ship nurse provides one the opportunity to travel while working. However, aspiring to be a cruise ship nurse would require more than just nursing degree or license. For one, a cruise ship nurse should at least have three years […]

Essential Nurse Skills and Competency

September 13, 2014 Category :All About Nursing 0

Standards for Nurse Skills and Competency differ from school to school, hospital to hospital, state to state and country to country. However there are certain common skills for nurses that are shared but most institutions.