The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 6,183 out of 14,184 passed the Nurse Licensure Examination given by the Board of Nursing in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga this June 2016. The results of examination with respect to two (2) examinees were withheld pending final determination of their liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examination.
The Top Ten Passers of the Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) June 2016 are as follows:
The NLE June 2016 was conducted in all regional PRC offices and testing centers.
The June 2016 NLE covered the following topics:
Nursing Practice I (Basic Foundation of Nursing and Professional Nursing Practice),
Nursing Practice II (Community Health Nursing and Care of the Mother and Child),
Nursing Practice III (Care of Clients with Physiologic and Psychological Alternations – Part A),
Nursing Practice IV (Care of Clients with Physiologic and Psychological Alternations – Part B)
Nursing Practice V (Care of Clients with Physiologic and Psychological Alternations – Part C).
In the May 2015 NLE, PRC published the results after 16 working days. 9,707 out of 17,891 or 54.26% passed.
In the November 2015, PRC published the results after 24 working days. 9,114 out of 18,500 or 49.26% passed.