[ Bicol University grad tops April 2013 Midwife board exam ]
[ CSPC is April 2013 Midwife board exam top performing school ]
The result of examination with respect to one (1) examinee was withheld pending final determination of her liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examination.
Midwives licensure exam is the last board examination PRC scheduled for April 2013. It is set on the 28th and 29th (Sun and Monday) on the several testing locations nationwide: Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Legazpi, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga
The members of the Board of Midwifery who gave the licensure examination are Dr. Alejandro R. San Pedro, Chairman; Dr. Remy B. Dequiña, Dr. Josephine H. Hipolito, Ms. Lolita I. Dicang and Ms. Rhodora L. Lopez, Members.
Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will be on May 8, 2013.
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 and 1 short brown envelope with name and profession and to pay the Initial Registration Fee of P450 and Annual Registration Fee of P420 for 2013-2016.
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 said examination WILL BE ANNOUNCED LATER, PRC said.
Midwifery exam covers the following major subjects: Obstetrics, Fundamentals of health care, infant care and feeding on the first day and primary health care, professional growth and development on the last day.
On the same period last year (April 2012), 1,078 out of 2,382 (45.26%) passed the Midwife Licensure Examination. Results were released in 3 working days. Bicol University - Tabaco was named top performing school for having 98.33% passing rate. Also from Bicol University, Rho Vince Cano Malagueno top the board with 89.65% score.
Last November 2012, 1,732 out of 3,481 (49.76%) certified midwives were listed by the commission. Results released in 4 working days. PLT College, Inc. was the top performing school with 83.02%. Graduate of Virgin Milagrosa University Foundation (VMUF) topped the board.