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Huge Potential for Filipino Nurses in Japan

Filipino nurses seeking for greener pasture can go to Japan for opportunities to gain better employment and higher pay.

Triple Win Candidates for Interview by Employers (October 7 to 11, 2013)

The following candidates are tasked by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) to attend the interview for the Triple Win Project or 500 Filipino Nurses for Germany.

Schedule of Interview for PJEPA Nurse and Careworker Applicants

The Philippine Overseas Employment Agency (POEA) announces that the following JPEPA nurse and careworker applicants are required to attend their scheduled interview on the following dates:

Japan Needs 51 Nurses and 146 Careworkers this 2013, Application Details

Good news to all our nurses! The Japan International Corporation of Welfare Services (JICWELS) is in need of qualified male or female applicants for 51 Nurses and 146 Careworkers. Here are the qualifications:

DOH to Institutionalize Telehealth Systems in PH

The Department of Health (DOH) and the University of the Philippines (UP) are in the final stages of public consultation on the Administrative Order on Telehealth which will establish national telehealth services in the country as means to achieve Kalusugan Pangkalahatan.
Nursing Assistants in Northeast Florida can eat free at food trucks on June 19

Nursing Assistants in Northeast Florida can eat free at food trucks on June 19

Northeast Florida nursing assistants can eat free at food trucks on June 19

Facebook Mastectomy Scar Photos Allowed After 20K Sign Petition

Facebook has revised its nudity policy to allow users to post photos of mastectomy scars after cancer survivors started a petition on that drew 20,000 signature.

CHED Orders Closure of 218 Nursing Schools

CHED orders closures of 218 nursing schools for having below average performance in NLE and have failed to meet government regulations on the quality of their faculty and facilities.

Filipina Wins Nurse of the Year Award in Dammam

Dorina Santos, a Filipino staff nurse who has been working at the Dar As Sihha Medical Center (DASMC) in Dammam for six years now, was awarded Nurse of the Year during the hospital’s celebration of the International Nurses Day 2013 recently.

Bioresorbable 3D-printed tracheal splint baby’s airways, saves life

An infant with a condition called tracheobronchomalacia was saved by doctors by 3D-printing a tracheal splint which would support the weakened airway. Tracheobronchomalacia manifests with dynamic airway collapse and respiratory insufficiency.