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Nurses licensure exam set in July

The Nurses Licensure Examination (NLE) will be held on July 3 and 4 while a second examination this year will be on Nov. 21 and 22, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) said. The commission

Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer
Published: 06 May 2021

5 proven ways medical students can excel in any class and ace exams

Pick your adjective — medical school is no walk in the park. Getting in is difficult enough, but getting through it is the real challenge. It’s a rigorous course that challenges even the brightest and most dedicated students.

Source: USA Today
Published: 13 May 2021

Temporary medical licenses: What are the red flags and why do these doctors keep getting hired?

Investigates uncovered the law was created to help staff medical professionals in correctional facilities, county health departments, and VA clinics, but it also allows hundreds of doctors to work on temporary licenses almost anywhere in the entire state.

Source: WFTV on
Published: 13 May 2021

Dartmouth’s medical school accuses 17 students of cheating on remote exams after tracking students' online activity without their knowledge

The Ivy League college used its Canvas learning management system to conduct an audit of students' electronic devices after receiving a complaint of cheating from a faculty member.

Source: Daily Mail
Published: 10 May 2021

KSU's Escobar graduates with nursing degree

For Kennesaw State University nursing major Roberto Escobar of Acworth, the iconic white lab coat is more than just an accoutrement.

Source: Marietta Daily Journal
Published: 18 May 2021

The Problem With One-Size-Fits-All ‘Universal Licensing’

Making it easier for professionals to practice across state lines is appealing, but if it isn't done right, it can endanger the public's health and safety.

Source: Governing
Published: 06 May 2021

Health license relaxation for eateries in New Delhi area

"This has been done to liberalise the procedure and reduce compliance norms, reduce harassment and delays," said a senior official of the licensing department.

Source: The Indian Express on
Published: 09 May 2021

Evaluating foreign medical graduates based on clinical questions is unfair

The quality of education provided in foreign medical colleges does not prepare the medical students for such exams

Source: India Times on
Published: 07 May 2021

Revisiting the medical curriculum

Pakistani doctors are amongst the best in the world.” This is what Dr Hamayun Chaudhry said back in 2016. He was and remains the CEO and President of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), the on-profit organisation that represents the 70 state medical boards of the United States and its territories.

Source: Daily Times
Published: 17 May 2021

Arizona’s New Telehealth Law Supports Audio-Only Platforms, License Portability

Arizona has enacted a broad telehealth bill that puts the state near the front of the line for post-pandemic connected health policy.

Published: 06 May 2021

FMGE June 2021 application process ends today, exam on June 18

The National Board of Examinations will conduct the exam for Indian and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) on June 18. The application correction window will be opened from May 9 to 11.

Source: India TV
Published: 06 May 2021

Bong Go lauds PRCs decision to move the Nursing Licensure Exam to an earlier date

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go lauded the decision of the Professional Regulation Commission to re-schedule the Nursing Licensure Examination (NLE) to an earlier date so fresh graduates who will pass exams can immediately augment the number of

Source: Gov
Published: 05 May 2021

Go lauds early schedule of nursing board exam

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Wednesday lauded the decision of the Professional Regulations Commission (PRC) to move the nursing licensure examination (NLE) to an earlier date.In a statement,

Source: Gov
Published: 05 May 2021

Online Cheating Charges Upend Dartmouth Medical School

The university accused 17 students of cheating on remote exams, raising questions about data mining and sowing mistrust on campus.

Source: New York Times
Published: 09 May 2021

Dartmouth accuses 17 medical students of online cheating

Hanover, N.H.-based Dartmouth has investigated several students at its Geisel School of Medicine for allegedly cheating while taking exams online, according to a May 7 report in the Valley News. Dartmouth alleges the students used their online coursework management system,

Source: Becker's Hospital Review
Published: 11 May 2021

Alabama Medical Marijuana Bill Gets Filibustered On House Floor

A medical marijuana bill that has already passed the Alabama Senate was filibustered on the House floor on Tuesday. After previously clearing two House committees last month, the measure came to the floor for consideration—but a small number of opponents drew out the process by making a series of speeches and asking questions until the

Source: Marijuana Moment
Published: 05 May 2021

Radiologic Technologist Licensure Examination

THE Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has postponed the May 16 and 17 Radiologic Technologist Licensure Examination (RTLE) and X-ray Technologist Licensure Examination (XTLE) in... PAMANTASAN ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) received approval from the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) to conduct limited face-to-face classes for medical and

Source: The Manila Times
Published: 13 May 2021

Over 43,500 foreign medical graduates ready to join battle against COVID; await PM's nod [details]

As the country is facing an acute shortage of trained medical staff, amid pandemic, over 43,500 foreign medical graduates (FMGs) have offered their services to the government to join the battle against COVID.

Source: IBTimes India
Published: 07 May 2021

Ridge Side Medical Clinic – ED Treatment

New studies show Covid-19 could be affecting couples in the bedroom. The good news is there is a new, revolutionary approach to treating Erectile Dysfunction without pills, injections or surgery

Source: FOX31 Denver
Published: 13 May 2021

Editorial: NM medical cannabis users must be protected

Like it or not, the advent of recreational marijuana is going to change a lot, including how the medical pot program works. When the state approved a medical marijuana program in 2007, it put limits on how much enrollees could buy,

Source: Albuquerque Journal
Published: 11 May 2021

Trainee doctors protest as hundreds pulled from COVID front lines to take certification exams

As Canadian hospitals fill up with COVID-19 cases, a licensing body’s controversial decision is temporarily pulling hundreds of highly qualified doctors off the front lines — and potentially triggering even more infection,

Source: Strathroy Age Dispatch
Published: 05 May 2021

Hong Kong: Doctor registration pathway mooted

Bill 2021 into the Legislative Council to create a new pathway for admission of qualified non-locally trained doctors to practise in Hong Kong. Secretary for Food &Health Prof Sophia Chan told at a press conference this afternoon there is a severe shortage of doctors in Hong Kong.

Source: 7th Space
Published: 18 May 2021

Tennessee Senate Approves Limited Medical Marijuana Compromise Bill

The Tennessee Senate on Tuesday approved a bill to expand the state’s limited CBD program and create a commission to study broader medical marijuana legalization. This piece of legislation represents a compromise between reform supporters and opponents,

Source: Marijuana Moment
Published: 05 May 2021

Massachusetts Public Health Council Approves Amendments to Clinic Licensure Regulations

On April 28, the Massachusetts Public Health Council (“PHC”) approved final proposed amendments to the clinic licensure regulations.  The initial revisions presented by the Department

Source: The National Law Review
Published: 11 May 2021

Zimbabwe: Medical Practitioners Trained Outside Zimbabwe Told to Register

Medical and dental practitioners training outside the country have been encouraged to register for training in Zimbabwe for them to familiarise with the local system before they can practise.

Published: 05 May 2021

Did Dartmouth College secretly track students' devices? Medical school charges 17 with cheating in remote exams

After the students were accused by the school of cheating, they blamed the institution for carrying out inappropriate school surveillance during the public health crisis

Source: Meaww
Published: 11 May 2021

Centre opposes door-to-door vaccination, compulsory licensing to raise drug production in SC

Centre has informed the Supreme Court that it is in active talks with vaccine makers Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer and Moderna to facilitate imports of COVID vaccines to increase the pace of the vaccination drive across India.

Published: 10 May 2021

Commercial Medical Insurance Market is Gaining Momentum by key players DKV, BUPA, Chinalife, Aetna, PICC

HTF MI Published Latest Commercial Medical Insurance Market Study by in depth analysis about current scenario the Market size demand growth pattern trends and forecast Revenue for Commercial Medical Insurance Market has grown substantially over the six years to 2020

Published: 07 May 2021

Voyageur Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Issued 4th Health Canada License For Radiographic Barium Contrast Product

Voyageur is moving forward with its business plan of becoming the only fully-integrated company in the radiographic contrast medical field Calgary, Alberta - Voyageur Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (TSX.V:VM

Source: Middle East North Africa Financial Network
Published: 14 May 2021