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Filipino Nurses Now and Some Options for You

Filipino Nurses Now and Some Options for You

From 1997 to July 2013 there are 481, 786 nursing board passers. Include the passers before 1997 I wouldn’t know how many registered nurses the Philippines now have. While a bite in the pie of nurses are employed overseas, not even half of this number practice the profession in any given healthcare setting. Now why...
What do Nurses Do?

What do Nurses Do?

What do nurses do? This question flashes a scene of a preschooler innocently asking an adult about something she is sincerely curious about. After all it’s what kids do. They ask when they don’t know and embrace an answer wholeheartedly without a shade of doubt. Asking the right questions can lead us to the right...
Thoughts for a Filipino Nurse and Nurse to Be

Thoughts for a Filipino Nurse and Nurse to Be

[pull_quote_center]Fresh out of board exam glory, think through your options carefully. How do you see yourself in 3 years? It has to be something concrete, practicable, reachable and most importantly, you’re happy where you’re standing in that vision of yours.[/pull_quote_center]                 Because… many nurses in the Philippines no matter how much needed is still mostly...
Nurses - Why Writing is Good for You

Nurses – Why Writing is Good for You

In the multifaceted world of healthcare, nurses face all sorts of people and situations every day. This may be easy to handle for some who are fully equipped physically and psychologically, but others need a way to rest and vent out their thoughts and emotions to prevent burnout and to maintain balance. Writing as an...
5 Things a New Nurse Should Think of Getting

5 Things a New Nurse Should Think of Getting

A new nurse might be well-equipped with academic prowess and the zest for life that is paralleled only by a child but she might not be knowledgeable and street smart enough for the real world outside her beloved alma mater. Ask her what she would do after graduation and she might say she’ll look for...
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