Nurses have become one of many Philippines’ top exports, making a worldwide reputation as caregivers.

Nurses have become one of many Philippines’ top exports, making a worldwide reputation as caregivers.

Filipino Doctors and Nurses Scandal

2006 NURSING BOARD EXAM SCANDAL

But credentials for 1000s of would-be nurses are under a cloud, because of so-called cheating in current certification exams.

After disclosures that test questions for Philippine nursing board exams in were leaked to hundreds of applicants, officials and industry experts are warning that the country’s status as one of the world’s top producers of nurses could be threatened june.

The country’s pro Regulation Commission has confirmed that questions within the board exams taken by significantly more than 42,000 nursing graduates in June was indeed supplied ahead of time to hundreds of examinees. The accusations that are initial produced by pupils, whom contended that the president regarding the Philippine Nurses Association had provided the exams to pupils who t k their mentoring classes.

Examinees through the country’s top medical sch ls yesterday called in the government to order a retake for the controversial June 2006 nursing licensure assessment, reiterating that only a retake will “completely redeem” their batch therefore the nursing profession that is entire.

2008 CANISTER SCANDAL IN CEBU

THE Department of wellness (DOH) finally named three doctors, a nurse, and a nursing attendant involved in the surgery of a florist at the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC) yesterday. (mehr …)