The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Baguio Regional Office successfully conducted the recent Nurses Licensure Examination (NLE) in the cities of Baguio, Dagupan, Cabanatuan and Laoag on June 30 and July 1, 2012. There were four thousand nine hundred seventeen (4,917) examinees in Baguio, two thousand three hundred eighty-five (2,385) examinees in Dagupan, one thousand nine hundred seventy-six (1,976) examinees in Cabanatuan, and one thousand four hundred nine (1,409) in Laoag. A total of ten thousand six hundred eighty-seven (10,687) took the NLE in 4 areas supervised by the Baguio Regional Office.
The conduct of NLE is supported by Dagupan City Government through Mayor Benjamin S. Lim for Dagupan NLE; Provincial Government of Nueva Ecija through Governor Aurelio M. Umali and Cabanatuan City Government through Mayor Julius Cesar V. Vergara for Cabanatuan NLE; Laoag City Government through Mayor Michael V. Fariñas for Laoag NLE, Philippine Nurses Association (PNA) Regional councils and their local chapters in CAR, Regions I and III, Philippine National Police, National Bureau of Investigation, Department of Education, and colleges/universities concerned also extended assistance.
PRC Regional Director Teofilo Gaius M. Sison Jr. commended the Provincial and City Governments, PNA, Philippine National Police, National Bureau of Investigation, DepEd, media outfits, various colleges and universities, PRC Central Office and Area Delegations for the efficient and honest conduct of the examination.