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Seek jobs in Middle East, not US, Pinoy nurses urged

By Dennis Carcamo/philstar.com – A House of Representatives leader has called on Filipino nurses and health workers to seek jobs in Middle Eastern countries instead of the United States as it is still reeling from the economic meltdown. House Assistant Majority Leader and Cebu Rep. Gerald Anthony Gullas Jr. cited Read more »

First batch of Pinoy nurses arrive in Germany

via ABS-CBNnews.com – Four Filipino nurses, representing the first batch of Philippine health professionals to work in Germany under the Philippine-German labor agreement, arrived in Frankfurt last month. Nurses Vanessa S. Preclaro (25), Krystel Anne B. Sumido (28), Eowyn C. Galvez (26) and Ruel C. Galias (50), are now working Read more »

‘Pinoy nurses seeking jobs in US increasing’

By Jess Diaz, The Philippine Star Filipino nurses seeking employment in the US are increasing in number again. Cebu Rep. Gerald Anthony Gullas Jr. said a total of 2,952 nurses took the US licensure examination from January to September this year, up by nearly 11 percent from 2,662 in the Read more »

Muslim Filipino nurses needed in Makkah

via arabnews.com – The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has announced that the Kingdom’s Ministry of Health Hospital Operation Program is in urgent need of qualified Muslim applicants to be assigned to different hospitals in the Makkah region. The POEA made a similar announcement on Thursday, calling on nationals with Read more »

Healthcare firm in UAE to hire more Pinoy nurses

via gmanetwork.com – A healthcare provider in the United Arab Emirates will hire more than a hundred Filipino nurses before the year ends, Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said Saturday. She said Paolo Martel, managing director of Ikon Solutions, recruitment partner of UAE-based NMC Healthcare, told her at least 160 applicants Read more »

Quebec needs nurses

via gmanetwork.com – When the Federal Immigration Minister announced the list of “occupations in demand” in Canada last May 2013, it took many by surprise. The announcement that narrowed the list to only 24 occupations was not the surprise but the occupations themselves. A quick perusal of the list illustrates Read more »

CHC short on ‘experienced’ nurses

By Moneth Deposa/saipantribune.com Commonwealth Healthcare Corp. board officials expressed alarm yesterday upon learning that the hospital’s nursing department has the most number of concerns identified in the “plan of correction” due for submission to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for its upcoming resurvey visit in October. During Read more »

Health info outsourcing offers nurses jobs

By Jeandie O. Galolo/sunstar.com.ph – Opportunities for unemployed nursing and other medical graduates in the Philippines are increasing as the healthcare information management (HIM) outsourcing industry in the country continues to thrive. Healthcare Information Management Outsourcing Association of the Philippines chairman Jeff Williams said the high demand for medical graduates Read more »

POEA accepts applications for nursing jobs in Germany

By Lilibeth A. French/pia.gov.ph The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has started accepting applications from nurses who would like to work in Germany. The submission of application is until June 30, 2013. POEA 6 Officer-in Charge Rhea Glynda Calantas said the Federal Republic of Germany will hire a Read more »

Rave reviews for Philippine nurses; more on the way

via yle.fi – The Nordic health care service provider Attendo says it has had only positive experiences with nurses coming from the Philippines. The company plans to recruit more overseas nursing professionals to plug the gap in the Finnish labour market. The first group of Philippine nurses recruited by Attendo Read more »