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Name: Philippine Nursing Act, 2002 (Act No. 9173).
Country: Philippines
Subject(s): Nursing personnel
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2002-10-21
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2003-01-20, Vol. 99, No. 3, pp. 336-344
ISN: PHL-2002-L-67377
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=67377&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2003-01-20, Vol. 99, No. 3, pp. 336-344
Act on-line Act on-line The LawPhil Project, Philippine Laws and Jursiprudence Databank, Arellano Law Foundation (consulted on 2009-01-16)
Act on-line Act on-line The LawPhil Project, Philippine Laws and Jursiprudence Databank, Arellano Law Foundation (consulted on 2009-01-16)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation regulating various aspects of nursing profession. Main objective is to provide for protection and improvement of nursing profession by instituting measures that shall result in relevant nursing education, humane working conditions, better career prospects and dignified existence for nurses. Inter alia provides for organisation of board of nursing, examination and registration of nurses, nursing education, nursing practice, as well as several related matters. Repeals Nursing Act, 1991.

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