By Ana Theresa Williams BSN RN
The Philippine Nurses Association (PNA), Inc. Davao City Chapter, a member of International Council for Nurses, will mark the one week event for all registered nurses from November 20 to 24 with this year’s theme “Nurses at the Forefront Transforming Healthcare for the Filipinos and the World.”
As part of the pro-gram, November 20, 12 noon will be the Ecu-menical Mass at the Ateneo de Davao Univer-sity Chapel. Then on November 21 is the Local PNA Election as well as Seminar for Nurses entitled ‘Code of Ethics Seminar ‘with CPD units free for all PNA members from 8am to 12 noon at the Mahogany room of Sou-thern Philippines Medical Center in Bajada. Non-members of PNA will have to pay P150. Take note: PNA secretariat Vangie will only allow pre-registration for non-PNA members. Call or email PNA Davao to pre-register at telephone number (082) 224-0244 or pnadavao firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 22 and 23 will be the Membership Campaign, inviting all other new nurses to join the PNA activities and other events. November 24 is the Nurses Quiz Bowl for 3 categories as well as announcement and oath taking of newly elected PNA officers. Closing ceremony will be held during this day.