Philippines nurses - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippines nurses


Supreme Court sets oral arguments on bid to increase nurses’ salary

Feb 01, 2019 - 4:37 PM

The petition from 2015 seeks to give nurses a salary grade where they could earn as much as P31,000 per month

NURSES' SALARY. A petition seeks to increase the salary of public nurses in the Philippines. File photo by AFP

Long shifts, low pay are part of a PH nurse's reality

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:20 PM

24 year old nurse Faith Barcelon shares the struggles of being a nurse in the Philippines

Bicol University grad tops 2 board exams

Jun 27, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Benedict Rey Serrano has reason to be skeptical when told he topped the nursing licensure exams What are the odds he would top another board exam in two years?

BICOL UNIVERSITY'S PRIDE. Benedict Rey Serrano is now taking up medicine, in the same school where he got his nursing degree cum laude. Photo by Rhaydz B. Barcia

PH nurses urged: Apply to other countries, not just US

Dec 25, 2014 - 12:36 PM

This appeal from a lawmaker comes as more Filipino nurses are taking the UN National Council Licensure Examination

GOING ABROAD? File photo of Filipino nurses taking their oath

DOH introduces nat'l accreditation body for hospitals

Aug 08, 2014 - 6:46 PM

The objective of the Hospital Accreditation Commission is to make hospital services in the Philippines more globally competitive through accreditation

#SONA2013: The state of public healthcare in the Philippines

Jul 22, 2013 - 2:25 PM

Rappler takes a look back at the Aquino administration s healthcare agenda

#PHvote with Cynthia Villar

Mar 05, 2013 - 2:28 PM

Rappler talks to administration senatorial bet and former Las Piñas representative Cynthia Villar