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NCLEX for Foreign Nurses – A guide.

Written by Meladee M. Stankus, 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 val…

Great Job Demands for Registered Nurses

…well as job security. There are actually different fields and areas where there is a great demand for registered nurses. With regards to the different fields of nursing, the anesthetists, delivery nurses, pediatric nurses, and psychiatric nurses are the most in demand. Many registered nurses find the job rewarding and fulfilling. This is not only because you are able to help others but the job also pays well; not to mention you are given the opp…

California Nurses Association

…ng telephone medical advice. California’s Nursing Practice Act (originally sponsored by the CNA), requires nurses to independently advocate for patients, and we honor this responsibility from the bedside to the statehouse. Over the century of their existence, the California Nurses Association has helped develop many of the modern norms of the RN profession, including establishing collective bargaining for nurses; mandating 40-hour work week…

Philippine Nurses Association (PNA)

The Philippine Nurses Association was establish to “promote professional growth towards the attainment of highest standards of nursing”, which now served as its philosophical mission. This was realized through the initiative of 150 Filipino professional nurses led by Mrs. Anastacia Giron Tupas on September 2, 1922. The organization was originally known as the Filipino Nurses Association (FNA) and was incorporated two years later in 1924. Seven…

How Happy and Healthy are NURSES?

According to a 2008 survey of Nursing Times, the leading UK weekly magazine for nurses, over 70% of nurses are happy however, around 60% of nurses have insufficient exercise. The report by Helen Mooney revealed that nurses find happiness in their jobs although have complained about work-related stress. The survey used 1300 respondents mainly coming from the UK. Will the same findings be true in the Philippines? First of, unless a similar survey…

Pregabalin Eases Pain from Diabetic Neuropathy

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 “pregabalin significantly reduced pain and pain-related sleep interference,” said researchers…

NURSING RESPONSIBILITY IN ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICATIONS WITH NARROW MARGIN OF SAFETY

Calling all Nurses & Nurses with IV Theraphy License WHEN: JULY 2, 2010 (FRIDAY) TIME: 1PM TO 6PM WHERE: HBD INSTITUTE, Philippine College of Surgeon Bldg. Ground floor #992 North EDSA Qeuzon City.(in-front of SM north annex bldg.) TOPIC 1: Basic Pharmacology of Medication with Narrow Margin of Safety. Contents: – Review of Basic Nursing Pharmacology – Definition of Narrow Margin of Safety – Pharmacology of Medications…

NURSING RESPONSIBILITY IN ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICATIONS WITH NARROW MARGIN OF SAFETY

TOPIC 1: Basic Pharmacology of Medication with Narrow Margin of Safety. Contents: – Review of Basic Nursing Pharmacology – Definition of Narrow Margin of Safety – Pharmacology of Medications with Narrow Margin of Safety TOPIC 2: Nursing Responsibilities including calculations and dosages. Contents: – Calculations of drugs and dosages – Nursing Responsibilities in administration of meds, including vasopressors and i…

HealthTec Solutions

…will lead you to the winning path you are about to embark on. HealthTec Solutions balance recruiting our trained nurses from India and the Phillipines with placing them in jobs matching their skill and preferences with the requirements of the healthcare employers. Thus providing a conducive work environment by taking on the responsibility of giving the employer a competent member who will be an asset to the community. The road to success in any b…

Medical Mission Group Hospital & Health Services Cooperative

…services to all; – To be a center of premium health services in Davao City that caters to all health needs of all people; – To establish a community / society of health workers who are committed to render quality services; – To institutionalize the growth of a cooperative health system to network their programs of activities; – To promote health as a basic human right both as an obligation and as a responsibility. –…

What’s In Store for A Nurse Practitioner?

…ctitioners can also get further education to become nurse midwives. If you are a nurse midwife you are given the responsibility to safely deliver a child, at the same time taking into consideration the health issues of the mother. If you are a nurse practitioner working in a private doctor’s office is allowed to oversee patients in case the doctor has a lot to attend to. Nurses who are given this huge responsibility have undergone rigorous traini…