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Focus on Patient Confidentiality

December 4, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 1

Patient confidentiality is the right of an individual patient to have his/ her medical and personal information/ data kept private or not disclosed without one’s specific consent or permission. This information is usually only available only to healthcare provider/ physician or insurance. This right is also protected by law thus, a violation of patient confidentiality […]

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Medical needs of Call Centers

December 1, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

Most companies simply hire a healthcare professional, sometimes a regular nurse and sometimes a doctor paid on a retainer’s basis in order to comply to the Occupational Safety and Health provisions of the labor code.  However, it must be noted that those health workers working for occupational safety should not be ordinary physicians or ordinary […]

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Patient Safety – Who Decides?

November 29, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

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De La Salle University Health Sciences Campus

November 13, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

De La Salle University Health Sciences Campus College of Nursing and Midwifery maintains a constant commitment to the propagation of the Lasallian values of Religion, Mores, and Cultura. With total trust in God, the College envisions itself as a community of Christian educators and leaders in the field of nursing and midwifery who firmly work […]

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The 2nd Millennium Convention 2011 Theme: “E-MC2: Engaging in Maternal and Child Health to Achieve MDGs 4 & 5”

November 10, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

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Calls To Ban Menthol Cigarettes, US

November 6, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

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 […]

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Nurses swamp DoLE for rural jobs

October 30, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

Only a day after it announced that it was recruiting nurses for rural health work, the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) was swamped by more than 15,000 applicants, a labor official said Tuesday. DoLE spokesperson Nicon Fameronag said that as of 1:42 p.m. Tuesday, 15,858 online applicants had registered for the 10,000 slots of […]

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Becoming a Successful Nurse

October 28, 2014 Category :All About Nursing 0

The nursing profession is one of the integral parts of the health care industry. Nurses play a major role in creating awareness in fitness and wellness. It is a part of the responsibilities of a nurse to teach and educate not only their patients, but also their families, when it comes to health and wellness. […]

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Philippine Society of Nephrology

September 10, 2014 Category :Healthcare Associations 0

The Philippine Society of Nephrology is a cohesive body that ensures adherence to the highest standards of excellence in training and research in the field of Nephrology. It commits itself to train, regulate, and support its members to enable them to be globally competitive, ethical, excellent, and compassionate. It is a dynamic partner of Medical […]


DOH Wants Import Ban On Products With Mercury

September 3, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

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 […]

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DOH Releases Health Advisory As El Nino’s Effects Felt

September 1, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

The Department of Health’s National Center for Health Promotion (NCHP) and National Center for Disease Prevention and Control (NCDPC) recently released a health advisory to the public as the country begins to feel the effects of El Nino. The El Nino phenomenon is characterized by extreme climactic conditions – either extreme temperature rise with a […]

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Free Condoms A Part of DOH Anti-HIV/AIDS Campaign

August 30, 2014 Category :Nursing News 1

The Department of Health (DOH) clarified today that the condoms given last Valentine’s weekend were not meant to promote artificial contraception, but rather a reminder to the public of the importance of responsible sexual behavior in combating the threat of HIV/AIDS. The Ingat Lagi, My Valentine campaign, which was held last February 13 at the […]

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Nursing Groups Promote 2010 as the International Year of the Nurse

August 21, 2014 Category :Nursing Articles 0

Three major nursing organizations have come together to launch a campaign to have 2010 designated as the International Year of the Nurse. Sigma Theta Tau International, the Nightingale Initiative for Global Health (NIGH), and the Florence Nightingale Museum (FNM) in London have created a public awareness initiative called 2010 IYNurse. According to its supporters, 2010 […]

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2010 International Year of the Nurse Celebration

August 17, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

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Court of Appeals Upholds PRC decision on June 2006 Nursing Board Exam Leakage Scandal

August 16, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

The Court of Appeals has upheld the decision of Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) to revoke the license of Virginia Madeja, a former BoN member and examiner in the June 2006 nursing licensure exam. The 17-page decision promulgated on January 21 was written by Associate Justice Jose Reyes Jr. and concurred in by Associate Justices Apolinario […]

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Luz Facial Care

August 15, 2014 Category :HealthCare Companies 0

Enhancing your natural beauty. Established in 1994, Luz Facial Care is one of the leading dermatological centers in the Philippines which started as skin care center. Luz Facial Care distinct itself from other beauty care centers by making beauty care accessible and affordable to the regular Filipinos.

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Pinoy Nurses Seek End To Visa Retrogression

August 13, 2014 Category :Nursing Schools 0

CEBU, Philippines – The Philippine Nurses Association of America assured Filipino nurses dreaming to work in the United States that talks are going on between nurse communities and senators in the US to include in their health care reform the end of visa retrogression. This would hopefully open more doors for employment of Filipino nurses […]

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Team Medical

August 11, 2014 Category :Placement Agencies 1

Established in 2004, Team Medical has quickly built a reputation of professionalism and quality of service on trust and value for clients and candidates alike. Team Medical is a flexible and friendly agency supplying quality health and care staff to organisations such as NHS and private hospitals, nursing and residential homes, GP surgeries and health […]

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Gibo Plans To Overhaul Health-Care System in RP

July 28, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

ADMINISTRATION party’s standard-bearer, Gilbert “Gibo” Teodoro, has said that overhauling the health-care system of the country could help stop the migration of medical professionals to other countries. According to Teodoro, a “universal participative program” can help stem the continuing migration of doctors and nurses for greener pastures abroad and this is one of the programs […]

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6th National Conference in Health Professions Education by the National Teacher Training Center for Health Professions

July 16, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

The National Teacher Training Center for the Health Professions will be holding its 6th Conference in Health Professions Education on January 19-20,2010 in connnection with the center’s 35th Founding Anniversary. The scientific committee has already prepared a comprehensive and future-looking program for all health profesionals who are engage in teaching and training other professionals in […]