By Julliane Love De Jesus
MANILA, Philippines—As the Philippine National Police implements the new gun control law this January, journalists, bank tellers, priests, cashiers among others, can now bring their licensed firearms at work without necessarily being “under actual threat.” With the implementation of the Republic Act no. 10591 or the comprehensive law on firearms and ammunition, individuals with [...]
A nurse was killed while a 21-year-old man was wounded in separate shooting incidents in Lapu-Lapu City. Police identified the fatalities as Eddie Marasigan and Kent Amigable. Police said Marasigan, a 25-year-old registered nurse, suffered gunshot wounds in the leg, abdomen, arms and nape. Police said that around 3 a.m. yesterday, residents of sitio Caimitohan [...]
By Delfin T. Mallari Jr.
One of the recipients of the model citizen award given out by the Quezon provincial government has expressed shock at the practice of many hospitals in the Philippines of making professional nurses work for free in exchange for certificates that could be used to look for jobs abroad.
Barely a few weeks after Prince Philip II of England drew mixed reactions to his statement on Filipino nurses, yet another public figure this time senatorial candidate Cynthia Villar gave her two cents worth of insight on the Filipino nursing profession and this time the nursing and medical community were non-too pleased about it.
By Rachel O'Brien
Family and friends of the nurse who was found hanged after taking a hoax call to the hospital treating Prince William’s wife gathered for her funeral on Monday in a small town in southwest India.
By Rachel O'Brien
The body of an Indian-born nurse who was found hanged after taking a hoax call to the hospital treating Prince William’s wife was due to arrive in Mangalore on Sunday following a memorial mass in London.
By Martin Parry
Death threats have been made against the Australian radio hosts involved in the royal prank call tragedy, police said Friday, with station management reportedly moving some staff to safehouses.
By Danny Kemp
A nurse at the hospital treating Prince William’s pregnant wife Catherine was found hanging in her room after being duped by a hoax call from an Australian radio station, an inquest heard Thursday.
A 21-YEAR-OLD-old nurse was found hanging dead while a 69-year-old American national was found lifeless at home in separate incidents in Lapu-Lapu City.
By Desiree Caluza
The country will need to prepare for “police nurses” soon. An official of the Cordillera police said authorities had observed an increase in the number of nursing graduates and licensed nurses applying for police work in the region.
By Rhea Ruth V. Rosell
She came to Cebu City to save a life, but ended up losing her own in an ambulance crash three days before she would have turned 45 years old.
PHILHEALTH Region 7 joined on Thursday the orientation of nurses and midwives who will be deployed to hospitals and other health facilities in the Central Visayas.
By Ador Vincent Mayol
She isn’t done yet. Shiela Revelo, the nurse from Talisay City who filed complaints against her cousin for allegedly maligning her on Facebook, filed another damage suit in court yesterday.