July 02, 2011
[POD] Photo of the Day: Added Whites
Caption this: Thousands of graduate nurses took the recent July 2 & 3 Nurses Licensure Exam (NLE). Around less than half of this will pass the board and join the hoard of unemployed & underemployed nurses in the country.
[The recent number of unemployed/underemployed nurses now reaches 287,000 in the country. The Aquino Government remade a stopgap program of the previous administration to address the nursing unemployment crisis by enrolling them to a deployment program to the underserved areas. Until now, the state has not presented any sustainable & long-term solution to the alarming problem.]