Archive for May, 2010

CCNAPI hosts the 7th Congress of the World Federation of Critical Care Nurses

The Critical Care Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc. (CCNAPI) hosts the

7th Congress of the World Federation of Critical Care Nurses

Register at the CCNAPI office located at:
8/F Medical Arts Building
Philippine Heart Center
East Avenue, Quezon City

Telephone: 925-2401 loc. 3823; 0921-9790450 (SMART); 0922-8173210 (SUN)
Telefax: 426-4394 Read more…

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Posted by Rona - May 24, 2010 at 1:38 pm

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Project EntrepreNurse of DOLE

Project EntrepreNurse is an initiative of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) piloted in Davao. This project aims to change the outlook of nurses in the country and help them recognize that nurse entrepreneurship is a viable option for them.

Project Description:
An initiative of DOLE, in collaboration with BON-PRC, DOH, PNA, UPCN, OHNAP and other government and non-government entities to promote nurse entrepreneurship by introducing a home health care industry in the Philippines:

1) to reduce the cost of health care for the country’s indigent population by bringing primary health care services to poor rural communities, Read more…

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Posted by Rona - May 21, 2010 at 12:27 pm

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B. Braun and Aesculap’s 5-Week Hemodialysis Training Course

B. Braun Avitum Philippines and Aesculap Academy Asia Pacific’s 5-Week Hemodialysis Training Course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide hemodialysis treatment and efficient care to renal patients. At the end of the course, participants should be able to:

  • Apply the principles of hemodialysis in a dialysis facility;
  • Operate hemodialysis devices, water systems and reprocessing machines;
  • Practice infection control;
  • Provide patients with safe and efficient care;
  • Safeguard patients’ vascular accesses;
  • Coherently discuss hemodialysis with patients.

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Posted by Rona - May 20, 2010 at 12:17 am

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Building Competencies in Managing Surgical Instruments

Operating Room Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc. (ORNAP) and Aesculap Academy Asia Pacific brings you a:

Lecture and Workshop on Building Competencies in Managing Surgical Instruments

Target group:
Peri-operative Nurses, CSSD, Clinical Instructors

Date:
June 22, 2010

Place:
Aesculap Academy, JMT Building, ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City Read more…

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Posted by Rona - May 19, 2010 at 10:31 pm

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MIS: An Advanced Course in Surgical Instruments Management

Operating Room Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc. (ORNAP) and Aesculap Academy Asia Pacific brings you:

MIS: An Advanced Course in Surgical Instruments Management

Date:
May 25, 2010 and June 15, 2010

Place:
Aesculap Academy, JMT Building, ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City

Speaker(s):

  • Dr. Shirard Leonardo C. Adiviso, MD, MDPEd, FPCS, FPSGS, Chair of the Committee on Surgical Training of the Philippine Society of General Surgeons (PSGS)
  • Jennifer C. Fernando, Sterile Processing Specialist (DGSV)

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CHED issues warning to 132 nursing schools -philstar.com

CHED issues warning to 132 nursing schools
By Rainier Allan Ronda (The Philippine Star)

MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) disclosed yesterday that the agency had warned 132 nursing schools whose graduates have consistently flunked the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) nursing licensure examinations for five years to either shape up or phase out their nursing programs. Read more…

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Posted by Rona - May 16, 2010 at 4:30 am

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Seminar on Health Informatics: Quality in Health Care through ICT (21 May 2010)

Being the forerunner of eHealth, Telemedicine and Health Informatics in the country, the University of the Philippines Manila National Telehealth Center (UPM–NThC) will be holding a series of seminar-workshops on eHealth, Telemedicine and Health Informatics starting this summer. The primary objective of this is to increase the knowledge of health professionals (doctors, nurses and midwives) and IT personnel (software developers and engineers) on the interplay of information technology and health.

On May 21, 2010, UPM–NThC shall be holding a Seminar on Health Informatics at the College of Dentistry Auditorium, University of the Philippines Manila, Pedro Gil St. Cor. Taft Avenue, Manila, from 8:00am to 5:00pm. The registration fee shall be Php 1,500.00, which shall include the seminar kit, CD of health informatics resources, certificate of attendance, morning & afternoon refreshments and lunch.
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Posted by Rona - May 5, 2010 at 1:43 pm

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