LAWS AFFECTING THE PRACTICES OF NURSING IN THE PHILIPPINES

Posted: September 17, 2011 in Uncategorized

PRESIDENTIAL DECREES

*PD 48 – FOUR (4) CHILDREN WITH PAID MATERNITY LEAVE PRIVILEGE

*PD 69 – FOUR (4) CHILDREN FOR PERSONAL TAX EXEMPTION

*PD 442 – NEW LABOR CODE

*PD 491 – NUTRITION PROGRAM

*PD 541 – PRACTICE OF FORMER FILIPINO PROFESSIONALS IN THE PHILIPPINES

*PD 603 – CHILD AND YOUTH WELFARE CODE

*PD 626 – EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION AND STATE INSURANCE FUND

*PD 651 – BIRTH REGISTRATION FOLLOWING DELIVERY

*PD 625 – ANTI IMPROPER GARBAGE DISPOSAL

*PD 851 – 13TH MONTH PAY

*PD 856 – CODE OF SANITATION

*PD 965 – FAMILY PLANNING AND RESPONSIBLE PARENTHOOD INSTRUCTIONS PRIOR TO ISSUANCE OF MARRIAGE LICENSE

*PD 996 – COMPULSORY IMMUNIZATION FOR CHILDREN BELOW EIGHT (8) YEARS OLD AGAINST IMMUNIZABLE DISEASES

*PD 1083 – MUSLIM HOLIDAYS

*PD 143 – WOMAN AND CHILD LABOR LAW (NO CHILD BELOW 14 SHALL BE EMPLOYED)

*PD 1519 – MEDICARE BENEFITS FOR ALL GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

*PD 1636 – COMPULSORY MEMBERSHIP TO SSS OF SELF-EMPLOYED PERSONS

EXECUTIVE ORDERS

* EO 51 – MILK CODE

* EO 180 – GUIDELINES ON THE RIGHT TO ORGANIZE OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

* EO 203 – LIST OF REGULAR HOLIDAYS AND SPECIAL DAYS

* EO 209 – FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES (AMENDED BY RA 6809)

* EO 226 – COMMAND RESPONSIBILITY

*EO 174 – NATIONAL DRUG POLICY (AVAILABILITY, AFFORDABILITY OR SAFE, EFFECTIVE, QUALITY DRUGS)

* EO 857 – COMPULSORY DOLLAR REMITTANCE LAW

BOARD OF NURSING RESOLUTION

* #100 SERIES 1983 – IMPLEMENTING RULES AND REGULATIONS OF RA 7392

* #633 SERIES 1984 – ICN CODE OF ETHICS

* #1955 SERIES 1989 – PNA CODE OF ETHICS

* #08 SERIES 1994 – SPECIAL TRAINING ON INTRAVENOUS INJECTIONS FOR THE RNS

* #1930 SERIES 1985 – CPE FOR NURSES

* #187 SERIES 1991 – RENEWAL OF PROFESSIONAL LICENSE

* #217 SERIES 1992 – DELISTING OF DELINQUENT PROFESSIONALS

PROCLAMATION/ PRONOUNCEMENTS & LETTERS OF INSTRUCTIONS

- PROC #6 – UNITED NATIONS GOAL ON UNIVERSAL CHILD IMMUNIZATION BY 1990

- PROC #118 – PROFESSIONAL REGULATION WEEK – JUNE 16-22

- PROC #539 – NURSES WEEK – EVERY LAST WEEK OF OCTOBER

- LOI #949 – LEGAL BASIS OF PRIMARY HEALTH CARE

- LOI #100 – MEMBERS OF ACCREDITED PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS GIVEN PREFERENCE IN HIRING OR ATTENDANCE TO SEMINAR

- ILO CONVENTION #149 – IMPROVEMENT OF LIFE AND WORK CONDITIONS OF NURSING PERSONNEL (ILO RECOMMENDATION #157)

REPUBLIC ACTS

-          RA 1054 – FREE EMERGENCY MEDICAL AND DENTAL ATTENDANCE TO EMPLOYEES/ LABORERS OF ANY COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL OR AGRICULTURAL ESTABLISHMENTS

-          RA 1080 – CIVIL SERVICE ELIGIBILITY

-          RA 1082 – CREATION OF RURAL HEALTH UNITS ALL OVER THE PHILIPPINES

-          RA 1612 – PRIVILEGE TAX/ PROFESSIONAL TAX

-          RA 2382 – PHILIPPINE MEDICAL ACT

-          RA 3573 – REPORTING COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

-          RA 4073 – TREATMENT OF LEPROSY IN GOVERNMENT SKIN CLINIC, RURAL HEALTH UNIT OR BY DULY LICENSED PHYSICIAN

-          RA 4226 – HOSPITAL LICENSURE

-          RA 5181 – PERMANENT RESIDENCE AND RECIPROCITY QUALIFICATIONS FOR EXAMINATIONS/ REGISTRATION

-          RA 5901 – WORKING HOURS AND COMPENSATION AND AGENCIES WITH 100 BED CAPACITY

-          RA 6675 – GENERICS ACT OF 1988

-          RA 6713 – CODE OF CONDUCT AND ETHICAL STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES

-          RA  6725 – PROHIBITION ON DISCRIMINATION VS. WOMEN

-          RA 6727 – WAGE RATIONALIZATION

-          RA 6758 – SALARY STANDARDIZATION OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES

-          RA 6972 – DAY CARE IN EVERY BARANGAY

-          RA 7160 – LOCAL AUTONOMY CODE

-          RA 7170 – LEGACY OF DONATION OF ALL OR PART OF A HUMAN BODY AFTER DEATH

-          RA 7192 – WOMEN IN DEVELOPMENT AND NATIONAL BUILDING

-          RA 7277 – MAGNA CARTA FOR DISABLED PERSONS

-          RA 7305 – MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC HEALTH WORKERS

-          RA 7432 – SENIOR CITIZENS BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES

-          RA 7600 – ROOMING IN AND BREAST FEEDING ACT OF 1992

-          RA 7610 – SPECIAL PROTECTION OF CHILDREN AGAINST CHILD ABUSE, EXPLOITATION AND DISCRIMINATION

-          RA 7641 – NEW RETIREMENT LAW FOR EMPLOYEES IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR

-          RA 7719 – NATIONAL BLOOD SERVICES ACT OF 1994

-          RA 7875 – NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE ACT OF 1995

-          RA 7876 – SENIOR CITIZEN CENTER FOR EVERY BARANGAY

-          RA 7877 – ANTI SEXUAL HARASSMENT ACT OF 1995

-          RA 7883 – BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS BENEFITS AND INCENTIVES ACT OF 1992

-          RA 8042 – MIGRANT WORKERS AND OVERSEAS FILIPINOS ACT 1995

-          RA 8187 – PATERNITY LEAVE ACT OF 1995

-          RA 8282 – SOCIAL SECURITY LAW OF 1997 (AMENDED RA 1161)

-          RA 8291 – GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM ACT OF 1997 (AMENDED PD 1146)

-          RA 8344 – HOSPITALS/ DOCTORS TO TREAT EMERGENCY CASES REFERRED FOR TREATMENT

-          RA 8424 – PERSONAL TAX EXEMPTIONS

-          RA 8749 – CLEAN AIR ACT

-          RA 7164 – PHILIPPINE NURSING ACT OF 1991

-          RA 9173 – PHILIPPINE NURSING ACT OF 2002

-          RA 6111 – MEDICARE ACT

-          RA 7624 – DRUG EDUCATION LAW

-          RA 349 – LEGALIZED USE OF HUMAN ORGANS FOR SCIENTIFIC PURPOSES

-          RA 6809 – AMENDED ARTICLE 34 OF FAMILY CODE, 18 YEARS IS MAJORITY AGE

-          RA 8344 – AN ACT PENALIZING THE REFUSAL OF HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CLINICS TO ADMINISTER APPROPRIATE INITIALS MEDICAL TREATMENT AND SUPPORT IN EMERGENCY SERIOUS CASES

-          RA 9165 – COMPREHENSIVE DANGEROUS DRUG ACT OF 2002

-          RA 953 – NARCOTIC DRUG ACT

-          RA 2372 – PRACTICE OF MEDICINE BY A NURSE

-          RA 8423 – ESTABLISHED THE TRADITIONAL AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE

-          RA 8172 – SALT IODIZATION LAW

-          RA 9262 – ANTI VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN

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