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Princess Punzalan: From Stardom to the Fulfilling Life as a Nurse

Princess Punzalan: From Stardom to the Fulfilling Life as a Nurse

Why would Princess Punzalan– an award winning actress and a daughter of the late Helen Vela leave her fame as one of the most brilliant actress in the Philippines to be a nurse in the US? Princess Punzalan, an amazing villainess in Philippine movies few years ago is currently working in the hospitals as a...
10 Cases of Abuse Filipino Nurses Suffer from their own Country

10 Cases of Abuse Filipino Nurses Suffer from their own Country

Filipino nurses have been abused for too long. It’s time to stop. It’s time for the global community to know the about the harsh realities and the unjust system in the Philippine healthcare-settings. What kind of abuse do I mean?   1. False volunteerism Most hospitals in the Philippines require their nurse applicants (licensed nurse) to volunteer...
15 Startling Things You Never Want to Happen on Duty

15 Startling Things You Never Want to Happen on Duty

When you thought everything will be just fine, and it’s almost end of your shift when unfortunately 10 minutes before endorsement, something crazy will happen. It’s either your patient will fall from bed, or complain of severe chest pain, or self-extubated him/herself. Adventure you say? Here are some other things that probably startled you while...
The Sick Truth: Nurses are Paid Less for More Work

The Sick Truth: Nurses are Paid Less for More Work

Nursing is a profession that is known by a handful not for its nobleness but for being paid less despite juggling several hats. Yes, there are those who might consider this a scandalous issue, however, this is what most nurses have to deal with. In the past few years, nurses have been clamoring to be...
Why Nurses are Not Always at Patient’s Bedside?

Why Nurses are Not Always at Patient’s Bedside?

A folk of the patient walked to the nurse’s station and complained why nurses are doing paper works instead of attending to the patients. If only the patients and their significant others knew that we, nurses don’t have a choice but to finish our clerical work aside from our nursing responsibilities. According to an article...
Why You Should Not Underestimated A Nurse

Why You Should Not Underestimated A Nurse

Compared with the other professions out there, nurses can do some jobs that other cannot do. Although a lot of professions may admit that they have better job than us because they may have higher educational attainment or they have more comfortable work life than us, they wear nice corporate attire and they even have...
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