PNA to conduct nationwide walk, supports SG-15 implementation for nurses

Following the advisory by the Supreme Court En Banc allowing for the conduct of oral arguments, the Philippine Nurses Association (PNA) released a position statement expressing its support for the implementation of Salary Grade-15 among entry-level nurses. “We stand with other professional organizations in calling for the Supreme Court to classify nurses as Salary Grade […]

Petition: SG-15 for entry level nurses; SC to conduct oral arguments

The Supreme Court En Banc, in an advisory, directed the parties to limit their presentation of oral argumentations on the following issues: (1) Whether Joint Resolution No. 4 has repealed Section 32 of Republic Act No. 9173, and whether the Supreme Court can compel the respondents to pay nurses their compensation under Salary Grade 15 as prescribed in Section 32 of Republic Act No. 9173.

Comprehensive Nursing Law of 2015

16th CongressSenate Bill No. 2720 Filed on April 15, 2015 by Recto, Ralph G., Trillanes, Antonio “Sonny” F., Marcos, Ferdinand “Bongbong” R., Binay, Maria Lourdes Nancy S., Angara, Juan Edgardo “Sonny” M., Guingona III, Teofisto “Tg”, Escudero, Francis “Chiz” G., Villar, Cynthia A., Revilla Jr., Ramon A.   Long title AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A […]