nurses in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on nurses in the Philippines


Calida blocks petition seeking to increase nurses' salary

Feb 27, 2019 - 12:08 AM

Solicitor General Jose Calida argues that implementing an increase in salary grade for government nurses would result in a 'wage distortion' among state workers

NURSES' PAY. A petition at the Supreme Court seeks to increase the salary of public nurses in the Philippines. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

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

Why our nurses are leaving

Sep 02, 2017 - 10:04 PM

Around 19 000 nurses leave the Philippines to work abroad every year

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

Results: November 2015 Nurse Licensure Examination

Jan 08, 2016 - 10:39 PM

9 114 pass the Nurse Licensure Examination given in November 2015

Why nurses are superhuman

Sep 27, 2015 - 8:46 AM

Nursing was not my first dream but it has given me the chance to dream better dreams

Higher salary for Filipino nurses sought

Feb 05, 2015 - 1:51 PM

A Senate bill seeks to increase the entry level salary of Filipino nurses to P24 887

GOING ABROAD? Many unemployed nurses seek better opportunities abroad.

Gov't urged: Develop foreign labor markets for nurses

May 29, 2014 - 4:54 PM

Every year the country sends an average of 12 000 nurses abroad

List of passers for December 2013 Nurse Licensure Exams

Jan 15, 2014 - 4:37 PM

PRC announces latest batch of Nursing Licensure Exam Passers