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Roll of Successful Examinees in the NURSE LICENSURE EXAMINATION Held on JUNE 1 & 2, 2008

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The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 27,765 out of 64,459 passed the Nurse (First Timers, Repeaters, Removals) Licensure Examination given by the Board of Nursing in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga last June 2008. The result of Read more »

Filipino Nursing students may skip review centers under new curriculum – official

GMAnews.tv MANILA, Philippines – Filipino nursing students may no longer need the services of review centers if their schools implement a revised curriculum, an official said on Tuesday. Primitiva Samaco-Paquiz,. governor of the Philippine Nurses Association’s (PNA) for Metro Manila, said the curriculum embodied in Commission on Higher Education (Ched) Read more »

Philippine Nursing Schools Threatened With Closure

PR-inside.com The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on Friday warned the nursing schools that fail to implement the revised nursing curriculum next school year face revocation of their licenses. CHED Commissioner Nona Ricafort revealed that nursing schools have until June next school year to implement the CHED revised curriculum Read more »

Court upholds Neri’s panel on nursing classes

By Gigi Muñoz David – Manila Standard Today THE Pasig City Regional Trial Court has denied a petition for a temporary restraining order against a memorandum of the Commission on Higher Education adding new subjects and increasing hospital hours for nursing students starting this year. Judge Esperanza Fabon-Victorino (Pasig RTC Read more »

CHEd changes mind, grants permit to new Ilonggo nursing school

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By Florence F. Hibionada The News Today online edition The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) took exception to the application of a new nursing school based in Iloilo City. A Commission moratorium in full effect, CHED Regional Director for Western Visayas Isabela Mahler made a public pronouncement on an apparent Read more »

Nurses’ group voices support to CHED memo on new curriculum

MANILA, Philippines – GMANews.TV – The Philippine Nurses Association on Tuesday threw its support to the implementation of a Commission on Higher Education (CHED) memorandum that imposes a new curriculum on nursing schools. Under CHED’s memorandum circular no. 5, or the enhanced Four-Year Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Read more »

CHEd explains ban on new nursing schools, programs

By Florence F. Hibionada A moratorium stands and remains in effect throughout the country putting on hold any and all applications on new Philippine nursing programs and of new Philippine nursing schools here. The reason? A government team tasked by no less than the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) discovered Read more »

Consultations were held on new nursing program 3 years ago

By Katherine Evangelista, INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Contrary to claims of a consortium of private of schools, the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) said Friday consultations had been held before it ordered the implementation of a new nursing curriculum. Maria Teresita Sy-Sinda, chairperson of CHEd’s Technical Communication on Nursing Studies, Read more »

500 nursing grads ask DoLE to let them take test

By Margaux Ortiz, Philippine Daily Inquirer MANILA, Philippines — Around 500 nursing graduates on Friday asked the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) to allow them to file applications for the June licensure examinations despite the earlier deadline declared by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). The graduates, students of the Read more »

CHED orders addition of 2 new nursing subjects

By Rainier Allan Ronda – In a bid to ensure the quality of future nurses, the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) has ordered the addition of two new subjects in the nursing curriculum that will focus on teaching freshmen nursing students the ethics and commitment involved in the profession. Read more »