The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released the official results of June 2016 Nurse Licensure Examination on Tuesday, June 14, 2016.
The examination was conducted by the PRC on June 5 and 6, 2016 in the cities of Manila, All Regional Offices; Zamboanga, Cabanatuan, Dagupan, Laoag and Bacolod.
A total of 6,183 out of 14,184 examinees passed the June 2016 Nurse Board Exam, according to PRC (via PRC Website).
Topnotchers: June 2016 Nurse Licensure Examination
BERNARD JOHN EZRA IV RAFOLS ICAMEN from CEBU NORMAL UNIVERSITY (CEBU STATE COLLEGE) and MELISSA CASTOR MALONG from DE LA SALLE UNIVERSITY-HEALTH SCIENCES INSTITUTE, ranked first in the June 2016 Nurse Board Exam with a rating of 87.20 percent.
The successful examinees who garnered the 10 highest places in the June 2016 Nurse Board Exam are the following:
List of Passers: June 2016 Nurse Licensure Examination
Performance of Schools in June 2016 Nurse Licensure Examination
WEST VISAYAS STATE UNIVERSITY-LA PAZ emerged as the top performing school in the June 2016 Nurse Board Exam as per Commission Resolution No. 2010-547 series of 2010, with 100.00 passing percentage or 96 out of 96 passed the exams.
The Board of Nursing who administered the Nurse Board Exam are Marian Grace A. Gascon as Chairman, with members namely Gloria B. Arcos, Carmelita C. Divinagracia, Carfredda P. Dumlao, Glenda S. Arquiza, Florence C. Cawaon and Cora A. Anonuevo.
Pursuant 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”.
Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will be announced later and will be done on-line. Please go to www.prc-online.com and follow instructions for initial registration.
Those who will register are required to bring the following:
- duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
- current Community Tax Certificate (cedula)
- 1 piece passport size picture (colored with white background and complete nametag)
- 2 sets of metered documentary stamps
Successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.
The date and venue for the oathtaking ceremony of the new successful examinees in the June 2016 Nurse Board Exam will be announced later, the PRC said.
During the last examination conducted last November 2015, a total of 9,114 out of 18,500 passed the Nurse Board board exam, PRC announced.