27,823 pass Nurse Licensure Exam


Posted at Aug 23 2012 02:05 PM | Updated as of Aug 24 2012 03:05 AM

MANILA, Philippines  - The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced on Thursday that 27,823 out of 60,895 passed the Nurse Licensure Examination given by the Board of Nursing last June 2012.

The exam was held in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Dagupan, Davao, Iloilo, Laoag, Legazpi, Lucena, Nueva Ecija, Pagadian, Pampanga, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga.

According to Section 16 of Republic Act No. 9173, “all successful candidates in the examination shall be required to take an oath of professional before the Board or any government official authorized to administer oaths prior to entering upon the nursing practice.”

Successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.

The registration requirements are: duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal, current Community Tax Certificate (cedula), 2 pieces passport size picture (colored with white background and complete name tag), 1 piece 1” x 1” picture (colored with white background and complete name tag), 2 sets of metered documentary stamps and 1 short brown envelope with name and profession and to pay the Initial Registration Fee of P600 and Annual Registration Fee of P450 for 2012-2015.

The list of successful examinees are:

Top ten (10)

Full list of successful examinees (A-G) (H-N) (O-Z)