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Registered Nurse Jobs: Here’s to Health, Happiness, and a Growing Field

It sometimes may seem like there are pages in the classified ads every Sunday for registered nurse jobs. In fact, registered nurses now constitute the largest healthcare occupation, as there are over 2.3 million jobs available. If you are looking to get into a growing field where you are in the drivers seat with employment and salary choices, it may be that becoming a registered nurse is a good option for you. What is a registered nurse and why…

How to be a nurse in Canada

…increased in the last two decades amidst the continued relative world peace that modern society had experienced. Canada is among the many nations, who is experiencing this demand for health care services to an extent that it requires outsourcing the needed manpower overseas. Registered nurses from the Philippines are among the best nurses that address this deficiency in Canada to provide healthcare services. For a nurse aspiring to be work overse…

NCLEX for Foreign Nurses – A guide.

…us, RN MS Note: As of August 1, 2002 the Arizona Board of Nursing will accept applications from foreign educated nurses who have not completed the CGFNS exam. These nurses will only need the TOEFL or similar English exam, if their nursing education in their country was not in English. In addition, the nurse must have the nursing program transcripts evaluated for equivalency to US nursing educational standards and a validation of unrestricted lice…

What’s In Store for A Nurse Practitioner?

…lowed to perform diagnosis. With added responsibilities, nurse practitioners need extra education. In addition, nurse practitioners are allowed to give counseling to patients and their families, give prescriptions, and give physical therapy treatments. Registered nurses are an integral part of any medical institution; however, there has been shortage of nurses in recent years. That is why countries like the United States and Canada import nurses…

How to Become Geriatric Nurse?

Geriatric Nurse are nurses who works with an elderly people that gives medication and special care for different medical situations or condition who specializes in working with mature population. Becoming a geriatric nurse entails a lot work and attention on the job description. They treat and preserve the physical condition, mental health and functional health of the old ones. The Geriatric nurse can work in a hospitals, senior centers, communi…

Nurse anesthetist in Philippines

Nurse Anesthetist in the Philippines is basically a registered nurse performing a very vital role administering the necessary anesthetics for the patient who will undergo a surgery.  It is a very important role for the nurse to perform this kind of task in terms of the operation or surgery procedure.  The nurse is responsible for the monitoring the patients  vital signs all the way during the entire operation, sees to it the patient is calm befo…

Nurse Staffing for Canada

PRN Staffing Solutions™ Inc. is a recruitment firm that provides Canadian health care facilities with exceptional RNs, for long-term placements, to address the nursing shortage in Canada. Specializing in providing excellence in staffing services, pRN Staffing Solutions sources its RN talent from countries recognized for their nursing educational standards, and repatriates Canadian RNs – bringing home their expertise to health facilities a…

Many Filipinos Exposed To Second-Hand Smoke According to GATS

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% (32.9 million) reported that someone smokes at least monthly in their homes. In coordination with the National Statist…

Nurses for Canada

Company: Mercan Canada Employment Philippines Mercan Canada Employment Philippines is in need of Nurses for Canada Requirements: – Registered Nurse – With at least 1 year experience – Exam result (if any) TOEFL/TSE or IELTS – Exam result (if any) CGFNS or NCLEX NO PLACEMENT FEE. NO MONTHLY DEDUCTIONS. FREE AIRFARE. Qualified and interested applicants may email their resume and initial requirements to: nurse@mercanrecruit….

Nurses immigration to Canada from Philippines

Migrating to Canada as a nurse basically entails two important tasks namely: credentialing and licensure and employment and deployment, which one should complete either way or at the same time.  Nursing is a regulated job in Canada and every province has a corresponding local government agency which handles the regulation of practice of said profession, to wit: Manitoba – College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM), Saskatchewan – Saskatche…

Calls To Ban Menthol Cigarettes, US

Leading public health experts and campaigners are urging the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ban menthol cigarettes from sale in the United States, and say a clutch of papers published in the American Journal of Public Health this week provide a strong case for doing so. One paper describes a study that ran computer models and estimated that if a ban were to be introduced now, it could prevent more than 600,000 premature American death…

Migrate to Canada : FREE Seminar

Learn how you and your family can immigrate to Canada!  If you have at least one year of experience in Healthcare field and you want to know more about the qualifications and the imigration processing for Canada, come and attend the FREE SEMINAR to be conducted by HRPC Training in partnership with Visa Solutions Canada Ltd. When: March 2o,2o1o 10:00AM Where:3/F Reliance House, 205 EDSA cor Rochester St. Greenhills Mandaluyong City Limite…

DOH Seeks Total Ban of Firecrackers After Two Deaths

Last January 4, 2010, the Department of Health (DOH) recommended the complete banning of firecrackers and fireworks in residential areas after it claimed the lives of two revelers last New Year’s celebration. Health Secretary Francisco T. Duque III said We are recommending the total ban because this is the first time that deaths due to firecrackers have been reported. In the previous years, fatalities were mainly due to watusi ingestion and str…

Assistance for Filipinos with Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a disease of the optic nerve characterized by a progressive injury of the nerve which initially results to slight loss of peripheral vision to total blindness.  It is often related with high eye pressure which caused the damage although it is mainly caused by irregular or deficient regulation of blood flow to the optic nerve. There are two types of glaucoma to wit, open angle glaucoma and angle closure glaucoma. The former occurs wh…

Topmake Manpower Agency

…s in included Canada, Sierra Leone, West Africa, Hongkong, Taiwan, Singapore, Russia and Spain. In order to help Filipinos from across the nation, the agency has established branch offices in Tabuk City, Nueva Viscaya, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, and Baguio City. In Hongkong, it has also established its business office called Baguio Angels employment agency which helps Filipinos in Hong Kong apply for jobs in Canada. Topmake Manpower Agency or Topm…

Filipinos and Indians Dominate Nursing Profession in UAE

A research conducted by the association of nurses in the United Arab Emirates showed that Filipinos and Indian nationals dominate the nursing workforce in UAE. UAE news site Khaleej Times said According to the study, of the total 23,433 nurses from different nationalities working in the country, only 759 were Emiratis. Of this total, only 12 were male [Emiratis]. Indians andFilipinos continued to dominate the workforce Obaid Al Jenaidi, preside…

Pinoy PTs dreams crushed after US exam ban

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. “I was so frustrated because my brother is one of those affected,” Michael Lange of Miami, Florida wrote ABS-CBN’s Balitang America. “Our hopes of seeing my brother in the US is gone,” he said, appealing for help. The Fed…

DOH Wants Import Ban On Products With Mercury

The Department of Health (DOH) may recommend to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) the banning on the importation of mercury-containing products in the country. Mercury is a potent neurotoxin that can affect the kidney and the nervous, digestive, respiratory and immune systems. In a telephone interview, Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral reiterated that mercury is highly toxic so the use of any product containing the sub…

Generics Pharmacy Franchising

…ocusing on generic drugs which it initially sold to government hospitals which catered mostly the less fortunate Filipinos who needed affordable quality medicines. Soon thereafter and especially with the promulgation of Republic Act 6675 famously known as the Generics Act, more and more Filipinos had been educated about generics medicine, which only differs fundamentally with branded medicines in terms of its price.  With this newly found enlight…

Envoy appeals US blacklisting of Pinoy PT grads

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 State Boards of Physical Therapy, which administers the NPTE, to allow Filipino PT graduates who…