Philippines: Adventist Nurses Gain
The Manila Adventist Medical Center (MAMC) was named grand winner of the second Rachell Allen Nursing Quiz Show 2012, an invitational event sponsored by the nursing test review company.
VICTORY CELEBRATION: The winning team and supporters from Manila Adventist Medical Center.Registered nurses Jamill Prieto, Weanne Estrada, and Cherianne Cosejo bested other teams to win the competition at the University of the Philippines Film Institute in Quezon City.
The invitational event tests medical institution representatives in a variety of nursing specializations. In addition to the grand winner trophy in the registered nurse category, the contestants earned scholarships to the Rachell Allen Nursing Review Center, a cash prize, and products from sponsors.
The Manila Adventist Medical Center and Colleges, formerly Manila Sanitarium and Hospital, is a tertiary level IV academic medical center located in Pasay City, Metro Manila. The hospital is the primary teaching affiliate for Manila Adventist College.
MAMC has also served as a training hospital for specialist physicians in surgery, anesthesia, internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics, and gynecology.
Rachell Allen Reviewers, U.S.A., is an international review center designed to assist nurses in their preparation for licensing exams such as the Commission on Graduates in Foreign Nursing Schools and the National Council Licensure Examination.
—reported by Gay Deles, via Adventist News Network