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The Philippine Nurses Association is a professional organizatio...

wikipedia - 20 Sep 2016
The Philippine Nurses Association is a professional organization in the Philippines established to promote the holistic welfare of nurses and to prepare them to be globally-competitive. It used to be known as Filipino Nurses Association (FNA). It was founded by Anastacia Giron-Tupas in 1922. The headquarters is located at 1663 F.T. Benitez Street, in Malate, Manila.
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Hontiveros urges House to act on expanded maternity leave bill - 26 Feb 2018
It can also prevent the baby's stunting while strengthening the child's immune system due to the longer time it gives mothers to breastfeed. “The expanded leave will nurture the relationship between women and their children through breastfeeding and ...
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Philippine officials meet nationals in Kuwait – Nurses stuck

Arab Times Kuwait English Daily - 26 Feb 2018
“They should be well prepared and fully equipped with the needed knowledge of their working environment as well as their duties and responsibilities,” stated Paulo Liwanag, the Secretary-General of the Filipino Association of Employment Secretaries in ...
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US nursing shortage may again spur recruitment from PH - 02 Nov 2017
Filipino nurses first arrived in large numbers through The Pensionado Act of 1903, which allowed pensionados (government sponsored scholars) to study in the U.S. through a government subsidized scholarship. Nursing students either stayed in the U.S to ...
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Probe starts on nurse-patient spat

Sun.Star - 19 Nov 2017
Following the incident, the Cebu Provincial Government and the Philippine Nurses' Association (PNA) are conducting separate investigations. In her complaint, the nurse said she was working at her station in the hospital at noon last Nov. 14 when Kiamco ...
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DC Fil-Am students, teachers sound off on school shootings - 15 Mar 2018
Sydney, who is president of her school's Filipino American Youth Association (FAYA), has been passionate and outspoken when it comes to the subject of gun violence and school shootings. “So, this was a huge moment for me when I spoke up,” she says. “As ...
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New York RN is a princess from Mindanao - 25 Jan 2018
In the U.S., she became a certified Gerontological, Psychiatric and Mental Health nurse and administrator. For more than two decades, she worked at the Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit at the St. Clare's Health System in Denville, New Jersey. She has ...
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Filipinos in New York start preparing Simbang Gabi - 08 Nov 2017
The other organizations co-sponsoring Simbang Gabi festivities include Philippine-American Friendship Committee (PAFCOM), Friends Indeed, Philippine Nurses Association in America, New York and Connecticut , Handang Tumulong, PWU Alumni Foundation, Ay ...
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Philippines' Duterte says may expand ban on outbound workers

TODAYonline - 22 Feb 2018
They often work as domestic helpers, construction workers, engineers and nurses. Kuwait has sought to mend diplomatic ties by inviting Duterte to visit, its state news agency KUNA said on Monday. The Philippine labor ministry wants Kuwait to be able to ...
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Philippine Red Cross aids 1906 Traslacion devotees

Manila Bulletin - 11 Jan 2018
The PRC mobilized 10 volunteer doctors from the Philippine Medical Association, Philippine College of Surgeons, Tondo General Hospital and Mary Johnston Hospital, as well as 30 nurses from the Philippine Nurses Association. “The Philippine Red Cross ...
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Nurse in viral video mulls legal action against patient - 20 Nov 2017
There were two nurses in the hospital and two nursing assistants at the time last November 14. The hospital was serving 45 patients that day, 10 of whom were emergency cases. If complaints occurred, the patients are advised to meet with the chief nurse ...
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Balamban nurse to file complaint

Sun.Star - 20 Nov 2017
Catan said that the nurse plans to file the complaint before the Ombudsman today. Aside from the Ombudsman, the PHO will also conduct its own fact-finding inquiry to hear both sides in the conflict. Catan said he plans to coordinate with the Cebu ...
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Wanted: nurses, doctors

Sun.Star - 23 Nov 2017
The Philippine Nurses Association earlier revealed that in the Balamban District Hospital, where a nurse was recently allegedly harassed by a patient, two nurses serve 45 patients per shift. But Catan lamented most nurses opt to seek employment in ...
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Bello ensures alternative employment for OFWs from Kuwait

Manila Bulletin - 06 Feb 2018
The 11 OFWs apparently suffering from various mental health problems were brought to the consulate by their employers. Consul Rodney Jonas Sumague said the distressed Filipino workers are now staying at the Bahay Kalinga run by the Philippine Overseas ...
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Balamban nurse files complaint vs. patient

Sun.Star - 03 Dec 2017
THE nurse who was verbally harassed by her patient at the Balamban Provincial Hospital has filed a complaint before the Department of Education (DepEd). The filing of the complaint came two weeks after the incident happened. Dr. Stephen Descallar ...
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Town hall on DACA at PH embassy kicks off Fil-Am History Month - 05 Oct 2017
Marissa Usman, Chairman of the Board of the Philippine Nurses Association of Metropolitan DC, read the position statement of the Association of America (PNAA) on DACA. “PNAA understands the psychological, behavioral and mental health repercussions that ...
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Is US headed for worst nursing shortage? - 29 Nov 2017
The American Nurses Association (ANA) predicted that 1.1 million new nurses would be needed by 2022, both to fill the employment gap created by a nursing workforce approaching retirement and a growing over-65 population. Individuals in this demographic ...
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'Traslación' 2018 generally peaceful–Albayalde

Business Mirror - 10 Jan 2018
The PNRC mobilized 10 volunteer-doctors from the Makati Medical Center and 30 nurses from the Philippine Air Force and Philippine Nurses Association. “The Philippine Red Cross never fails to support this beautiful Filipino tradition by providing life ...

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