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IRELAND less attractive for Filipino Nurses: My Point of View

I was on night duty on Saturday (06 May 2017) when a dear colleague-turned-friend sent me a personal message about an article entitled Negative experiences makes Ireland less attractive for Filipino nurses published by the Irish Examiner on the 5th of May. He asked me how true the article is. I read the whole post […]

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Part-time Jobs for Filipino Nurses

Yes, admit it. We nurses are underpaid despite being overworked. Our life is always stressful and our health is at risk of having contagious diseases. Ten thousand pesos wage for a month will never suffice.And now that the former President had recently rejected our hope to increase the salary, we have to do something to […]

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How to Renew PRC License Online?

A dear friend of mine who is currently working in the US Army requested me to renew her PRC license. I had mine renewed last year and it was processed manually before. As of May 2016, PRC had announced that the PRC Online Services is now accessible to those who wants to renew their license. […]

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6 Reasons Why People Smoke (including nurses!)

We know it can kill us and yet millions still smoke cigarettes. Moreover, thousands add up to the statistics of people picking up the habit annually. Despite knowing the fact that it is the number 1 cause of preventable death for decades, don’t you wonder why people still smoke? This does not exclude the members […]

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Kiko Pangilinan refiles the vetoed Comprehensive Nursing Law

Roughly 22,000 healthcare workers leave the country every year to work overseas. Unemployment, underpayment and unjust working conditions are the main reasons why almost 85% of Filipino nurses decide to apply abroad. After the former president, President Aquino vetoed the bill that would have increased the salary of entry-level nurse two weeks before he stepped […]

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Top 10 Hospitals in the Philippines according to World Rankings

Note: The ranking is based on the Ranking Web of Hospitals by CSIC Source: http://hospitals.webometrics.info/en 10.Chong Hua Hospital Chong Hua Hospital is a hospital in Cebu City, Philippines. It is a non-stock, non-profit organization, owned and managed by Asociación Benévola de Cebú. It was the first hospital in the Visayas and Mindanao and 3rd in the […]

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