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How to get a Nursing Job in Singapore

…eign and native nurses working in their country. Before they can work as a nurse in the country must meet up the boards criteria before they are granted a license. The SNB does not consider the volunteer job as part of the required 3 years of services. The applicant also must pass the Singapore Nursing Board Exam before a nurse can work as an RN to their country and the ever present basic requirements such as the birth certificates, nursing trans…

Singapore Nursing Board

The Singapore Nursing Board (SNB) is the regulatory authority for nurses and midwives in Singapore. Its scope and functions are defined in the Nurses and Midwives Act for the purpose of registration and enrolment of nurses, the registration of midwives and the certification of Advanced Practice Nurses and related matters. To practise nursing and/or midwifery in Singapore, a nurse or midwife must be registered with the Singapore Nursing Board (SN…

The Best and Top Performing Nursing Schools in the Philippines

…43 or only 50% of then passed. The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) tries to regulate the newly established nursing schools to ensure that they met the minimum quality and standards of nursing education. In line with this, CHED, together with the Professional Regulatory Commission (PRC) released, on April 2005, a statistics of top performing nursing schools in the Philippines based on the Board Exam passing rates for 2000-2004. Out of 175 Nu…

NCLEX for Foreign Nurses – A guide.

…mployment. At one point in the past, the CGFNS web site asserted that the foreign educated nurses who obtained a passing score on the CGFNS exam, was predicted have an 85% probability of passing NCLEX. However, US employers are learning this is questionable. In fact, the published statistics from the NCLEX indicated that all foreign educated nurses pass NCLEX at a rate of about 40%. The CGFNS is a “paper and pencil” examination. The C…

Can You Be a Nursing Educator?

Are you becoming so burned out working as a nurse in a hospital or related institution? The nursing profession can drain an individual emotionally and physically. It is for this reason that careful planning is necessary for a career transition later in life. With proper planning, finding alternative nursing jobs is not as hard as you think. Do you still love the profession but you are just too tired to take care of other people everyday of your…

Repeaters Pull Down Nurse Board Passing Rate

According to Board of Nursing official Marco Sto.Tomas, repeaters dragged down the nursing board passing rate.  Only 37,527 of the 94,462 who took the exam passed it, making for a 39.72% passing rate. Among the 40,086 repeater-examinees, only 26.68%passed the exam while the passing rate for the 54,360 first-time examinees was higher at 49.36%. The increasing volume of repeaters is dragging the passing rate down. Read the rest of the story at…

Double victory for CNU – 5 in top 10, 98.08% passing rate

THE result of the July 2010 Nursing Licensure Examination was a double victory for the Cebu Normal University (CNU). Aside of having five topnotchers, the school also landed in the top 10 among the 209 nursing schools (with 100 and more examinees) in the country in terms of the national passing percentage rate. But only a few schools in Cebu are faring well in the percentage of their students passing the exam with the rest having a passing rat…

Delmar’s Nursing Review Series: Psychiatric Nursing (Thomson Delmar Learning’s Nursing Review Series)

If you are preparing to take the NCLEX-RN® examination, you cannot afford to be without Delmar’s Nursing Review Series. These texts provide you with a detailed and focused review in 8 specific subject areas: Pharmacology; Medical-Surgical Nursing; Pediatric Nursing; Maternity and Women’s Health Nursing; Gerontologic Nursing; Psychiatric Nursing; Legal and Ethical Nursing and Community Health Nursing. Delmar is a part of Cengage Learn…

Room Assignments for July 2010 Nursing Board Exam

…ents for Manila, Baguio, Pampanga, Dagupan and La Union released by Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). To examinees who will take the July 2010 NLE in Cebu, Iloilo, Davao, Zamboanga and Cagayan de Oro, you can visit PRC regional offices for room assignments. Nursing Board Exam or NLE will be on July 3-4, 2010 on designated testing centers nationwide. Room Assignments for Nurses Licensure Examination, July 3 & 4, 2010. July 2010 Nursin…

UST Post Graduate Courses in Nurses

…ing the frontiers of knowledge in the theoretical and applied fields”  through graduate studies. In the field of nursing, the US Graduate School is one of the very few schools that offer a graduate program in Nursing. This graduate program is specifically designed to improve the development of professional nursing competencies that will bring more in-depth knowledge and foster innovative research and discoveries in the field of nursing.  As maste…

A Career Nursing – Is it the Right Choice for You?

…at to take up in college? Or are you one who is looking for a change in career? Are you considering of getting a nursing degree but you are having second thoughts if this is the right career for you? It is important that this fact is mentioned: nursing is not for everyone! A nurse need to have a lot of compassion and the desire to be of service to people other than your family. It is also necessary that you are able to tolerate any amount of pain…

PGH Nursing Proficiency Exam

…a PRC license and experience would not be sufficient in landing a job in the hospital. One needs to pass the PGH nursing proficiency exam, a test which is used by the hospital to test if the applicant has indeed reached the standards set by the hospital. The exam is also facilitated to screen applicants for all nursing departments such as the Department of Nursing Research and Development. The PGH nursing proficiency exam constitutes a large comp…

Qatar Prometric Exam in Philippines

…Drafts. The testing center is Ateneo Professional School, along HV Dela Costa st., Salcedo Village, Makati. The exam is composed of 70 multiple choice items. Results of the exam (if you pass or fail) are immediately determined after taking the test. The test is schedule for 2 hours. The certification one gets in passing the exam is valid for three years. According to those who already took the exam, the Qatar Prometic Exam is relatively simple….

How to Apply for NCLEX Examination

Nursing needs to pass the NCLEX exam to become a licensed registered nurse. The US requires that the practice of nursing in the country be regulated by licensing authorities to ensure public protection. All aspiring nurses need to pass this examination which assesses the knowledge of an individual to effectively and safely perform medical care. The National Council of State Boards of Nursing or the NCSBN is the agency that administers the NCLEX…

95k Will Take the November 2009 Nursing Board Exam

A total of 95,282 nursing graduates will take the Nursing Board Exam this November 29-30, 2009. According to PRC-Board of Nursing member Dean Marco Sto. Tomas, the upcoming NLE has registered an “all-time high” in the history of  exams. Metro Manila has the biggest number of examinees with (40,621 first-timers, 33 conditioned) followed by Baguio (14,102 first-timers, 7 conditioned) and Cebu (8,899 first-timers, 5 conditioned). Cagayan De Oro has…

Nursing Board Exam

Your complete review guide for Nursing Board Exam. Nurse Licensure Examination answer keys. Nursing board exam questions and review materials. NCLEX questions, NCLEX exam, NCLEX review and NCLEX results. Location: Nursing Board Exam Philippines…

November 2008 Nursing Board Exam Results Are Out

At least 39,455 or 44.51% out of 88,649 examinees that took the November 2008 Nursing Board have passed, the Professional Regulatory Commission has announced. The 2008 topnotcher of the nursing board exam is Jovie Ann Alawas Decoyna of Baguio Central University. She passed the exam with a score of 89 percent. Xavier university is top among all schools, the results of which were released by the PRC Friday. Nursing Licensure Examination Results (…

What You Need to Know About CGFNS Exam

…et to go to the US and other countries that are in need of nurses and medical staffs. If you want to pursue your nursing career in the US, you need to take a CGFNS exam and pass it to be able to get a certification which is a basic requirement for overseas nurses so as to get your occupational visa. CGFNS stands for Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools. A CGFNS exam together with NCLEX exam should be taken to acquire the permits nee…

Male Staff Nurses for Singapore

Company: SaviourMed International Placement Inc. SaviourMed International Placement Inc. announces big recruitment for : July 24 & 25, 2006 – Employer personal interview July 26, 2006 –Singapore Nursing Board Exam MALE STAFF NURSES – BS Nursing graduate – 24 to 37 years of age – 3+ years experience in hospital setting after post PRC registration as Staff Nurse in a 200 or more bed capacity hospital…

New NCLEX-RN Passing Standard

…the passing standard for the NCLEX-RN Examination at its meeting on Dec. 10, 2009 Starting April 1, 2010, a new passing standard of -0.16 logits will be implemented to the NCLEX-RN examination. The new standard represents an increase of 0.05 logits from the current passing standard of -0.21 logits. Per NCSBN policy, NCLEX passing standards are reevaluated once every three years to accommodate possible changes in entry-level nursing practices. In…