1,234 of 1,927 examiners pass Physician
By J. Jala | 09:50 PM March 19, 2021
The country has 1,234 incoming doctors after the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released on Friday the list of examiners who passed the Physician Licensure Exam for March 2021.
According to PRC, 1,234 of the 1,927 examiners passed, for a passing rate of 64 percent. This exam’s topnotcher is Jeremiah Lim, a student of the Far Eastern University – Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation (FEU-NRMF), with a rating of 89.67 percent.
Some Boholanos who passed the exam were Doctors Bianca Casenas of Tagbilaran City, Venalyn Ando Clemen of Panglao and Trisha Mae Bongcales.
Dr. Sharmaine Eil Bernaldez Rica of Guindulman also passed the exam.
Inabanga town produced five doctors, according to Inabanga Councilor Jono Jumamoy:
Dr. Ma. Cindy Gucor Estoce – Nabuad
Dr. Jhe Jean Dela Torre Cenabre – Nabuad
Dr. Janrey Añora Loberternos – Tungod
Dr. Pedrolito Estillore Mar Jr. – Cogon
Dr. Joseph Salvie Sobrio Chavez – Ilaud
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“The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,234 out of 1,927 passed the Physician Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medicine in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga this March 2021,” PRC said in a statement on its website.