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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…

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…

PGH Nursing Proficiency Exam

…e. One also needs to prepare one 2″x2″ ID picture, which will be pasted in the application form. The exam fee is around P200.00 subject to changes of course in time. After payment of the corresponding fee, the applicant will then be scheduled for the exam. The exam is rigid and only a handful of applicants are usually taking the exam. Passing the proficiency exam is just a step in the selection process, a successful examinee still nee…

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

NCLEX stands for National Council Licensure Examination. This exam is for everyone who wants to practice nursing inside the United States. This licensure exam needs to be taken after attending nursing school. There is a separate licensure exam for registered nurse candidates (NCLEX-RN) and practical nurse and vocational nurse candidates (NCLEX-PN). A graduate of Bachelor of Science in Nursing needs to pass the NCLEX exam to become a licensed reg…

What You Need to Know About CGFNS Exam

…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 needed to work abroad. You need a few requirements bef…

New NCLEX-RN Passing Standard

The NCSBN Board of Directors voted to raise 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 possi…

CHED to ‘failing’ Nursing Schools : Shape Up or Close Shop

The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) warned nursing schools with dismal board examination passing rates to shape up within the next three years or close shop. CHEd Executive Director Julito Vitriolo said on Tuesday that “more than 100 nursing schools” around the country would be closed by 2013 if their average board exam passing rate for the next three years remained below 30 percent, the minimum set by CHEd Memorandum Order (CM…

RAGRC Discounted Rate!

R.A. GAPUZ Review Center (RAGRC) To the children of Public School Teachers, Soldiers & Government Employee: RECEIVE A SPECIAL DISCOUNTED RATE *Exclusive for section 7 Local RN Review Class RAGRC – SM Manila 5/F Phase II SM City Manila Please bring certification and valid ID…

CGFNS Denies VisaScreen Certificates for 2006 Nursing Board Passers Unless Passing Retake

…NS) recently announced that Filipino nursing graduates who passed the leakage-marred June 2006 nursing licensure examination are not eligible for a VisaScreen Certificate unless they retake parts of the exam. CGFNS requests the Philippine authorities to provide an opportunity for re-take of test 3 and 5 to all 17, 323 passers without surrender of licensure. Through taking the equivalent of these tests and obtaining a passing score, the June 2006…

How to get a Nursing Job in Singapore

…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 transcript, passport, references, and certificate of employm…

July 2011 Nursing Board Exam

The results of the July 2011 Nursing Board Exam have been released. The passing rate was 47.78%, with more than 37,513 out of 78,513 examinees passing the board. Jomel Garcia Lapides of UP Manila topped the exam with a score of 88.40%. Hazel Crisostomo and Beverly Ong, both from the University of Santo Tomas (UST), were tied at 2nd place with a rating of 87.40%. Three (3) nursing schools in the country — Cebu Normal University, West Visayas Sta…

Manor Review Center

…Join the most successful longest-running review for the – US – Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Exam (FPGEE) (95% Passing Rate) – Canada – Pharmacy Examination Board of Canada (PEBC) Qualifying Exam (100% Passing Rate) – Australia – Australian Pharmacy Examining Council (APEC) Stage / Exam (100% Passing Rate) The 12th seson of their program features 200+ hours of high yield and updated lectures and exams d…

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…

Male/Female Staff Nurses

Company: SaviourMed International Placement Inc. MS, General Ward, ICU, ER, OR, Renal – With at least 6months or more hospital experience RNs Interview -21-24 June & 28-29 July 2008 SNB exam: 25 June 2008 & 30 July 2008…

Raffles Hospital Job Openings

Company: Raffles Hospital 1. Nursing Officers / Clinic Coordinators Shift Duty – 24 Hour Emergency Office Hours – Raffles Surgery Centre / Raffles Healthscreeners You will be responsible for maintaining a high level of operational efficiency as well as quality care and service standards. You will review and improve work processes to create integrated and seamless service for our patients. You should have a recognized nursing qualific…