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The Best and Top Performing Nursing Schools in the Philippines

…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 Nursing schools, only 12 had a passing rates of 90% or higher. Below is the rank and passing rates of the 12 top performing nursing schools; 1 UP-Manila 100% 2 St. Paul College-Iloilo 99.57% 3 Silliman University – Du…

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…

152 Nursing Schools Face Closure for Poor Board Performance

…nd General Hospital, University of Perpetual Help-Rizal, and World Citi Colleges, Quezon City. Calabarzon has 23 schools in the list; Central Luzon, 20; Ilocos Region, 16; Bicol, 14; SOCCSKSARGEN, 8; Northern Mindanao, 7; Zamboanga Peninsula, Davao Region and Cordillera Administrative Region, 6; Cagayan Valley and Central Visayas, 5; CARAGA Region, 3; and Eastern Visayas and Mimaropa Region, 1. This is a wake-up call to our nursing schools to sh…

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…

CHED Released the Top 20 Nursing Schools

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has released the Top 20 Nursing Schools in the Philippines based on their performance in the past Nursing Licensure Examinations. Top 20 Nursing Schools with 1,000 and more takers: 1. Silliman University (Dumaguete) 96.57% 2. Saint Louis University ( Baguio) 95.42% 3. Trinity University of Asia ( Quezon City) 95.06% 4. University of Santo Tomas (Manila) 95.06% 5. Cebu Doctors University ( Cebu City) 91.8…

UST Post Graduate Courses in Nurses

…Christian universities in the Philippines, the University of Santo Tomas Graduate School is one of the pioneers in providing post graduate degrees and advance professional studies in different academic  fields in the Philippines consistent with its pledged mission of “advancing 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 school…

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

Are you contemplating on what 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…

2 student groups slam CHED for failure to close down 177 poor quality nursing schools

…rs said. It will be recalled that Angeles had earlier announced that CHED was set to close down some 177 nursing schools for the failure of even one of their graduates to pass the nursing board exams for five years. Angeles, when asked to identify the schools, declined to do so, saying they were still “verifying” the information they were given by the Professional Regulation Commission. The two national student groups also asked the CHED to name…

Nursing Careers: Becoming A Licensed Practical Nurse

…ering injections and enemas, applying bandages and dressings, monitoring catheters, and treating pressure sores. In some states, Licensed Practical Nurses are allowed to administer medications prescribed by a physician and to start intravenous fluids. Collecting samples and performing routine laboratory tests are also among the duties of an LPN, as are monitoring and recording patient food and fluid intake. In a nursing home setting, experienced…

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

…remained below 30 percent, the minimum set by CHEd Memorandum Order (CMO) No. 14 Series of 2009. Vitriolo said in an interview Starting this school year, we will be monitoring them and if their passing rate remains below 30 percent by 2013, then their nursing program will be phased out. We will implement the closure by 2013, based on CMO 14. We are already monitoring 16 government schools that offer nursing but are not performing well. The priv…

Nurses Plus USA Job Openings

…to fill up the following open positions: 1. LPN / LVN: Qualifications: 1. Graduate from an accredited practical nursing program. 2. Currently licensed as an LPN in the state. 3. Licensed driver with an automobile that is insured. 4. Possesses and maintains current CPR certification. Job Description: Successful applicants will be performing skilled nursing observation of patient’s clinical and psychological status in the patient’s hom…

Nursing Care Plan for CVA Patients

…attempt to find and correct irregular heartbeat. Patient should shift position every two hours and must be aided in performing passive motion exercises to help regulate blood and maintain patient’s consciousness. For its immediate management, the nurse should prioritize increasing cerebral perfusion or pressure to cause blood flow to the brain as well as provision of sufficient oxygenation. The nurse must also help prevent if not minimize p…

IT’S ASEAN DENGUE DAY: KILOS NA! MAG-4S KONTRA DENGUE!

Public schools, churches, public markets and communities will have something in common today: all will conduct anti-dengue activities simultaneously. The Department of Health (DOH) today urged top officials and leaders of the country’s public schools, churches, public markets, and communities to conduct search and destroy activities in their areas of jurisdiction to prevent dengue. This is in line with the observance of ASEAN Dengue Day in the…

Palo Alto Center for Healthcare Education

…alth Services (DHS). COURSE PROGRAMS Palo Alto Center for Healthcare Education (P.A.C.H.E.) provides a Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.) Training and Assessment Program, which prepares the C.N.A. Student to take the California Nurse Assistant State Exam at course completion. This course introduces the students to the role of a nursing assistant with instruction in basic skills and competencies. COURSE OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of the 150-hou…

MDC – Top Nursing College

…cation (CHED) announced recently the top-performing schools offering the Bachelor of Science in Nursing programs in the country for 2009. These schools rated higher than 40.70% national passing average set by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the school’s number of exam takers in the 2009 June and November results of the Nursing Licensure Examinations. Among nursing colleges, MDC topped the list with a rating of 69.63%. MDC ranks 3