Baguio General Hospital & Medical Center is Hiring 60 Nurses until June 13, 2022

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Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC), also known as Baguio General Hospital (BGH), is a hospital in Baguio, Philippines. It is the largest government funded tertiary hospital in the Northern Luzon Region.

Interestingly, BGHMC is looking for 60 Nurses to apply for the position as Nurse II with Salary Grade 16 or Php 38,150 Monthly Salary. Below are the details of qualifications, instructions, application process.

NURSE II (SG16/Php 38,150)

  • Eligibility : R.A. No. 1080 (Nurse)
  • Education : Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Training : Four (4) hours of relevant training
  • Work Experience : One (1) year of relevant experience
  • Competency :
    • Core: Exemplifying Integrity, Professionalism, Service Excellence
    • Organizational: Effective Communication Skills, Effective Interpersonal Relations, Organizational Awareness and Commitment
    • Technical: Achieving High Standards, Building Relationship with Stakeholders, Care Management, Continuous Development, Data Recording and Reporting, Diversity Management, Drugs and Medicine Management, Equipment Materials and Supplies Management, Implementing Health Policies and Regulations, Learning Facilitation, Maternal and Newborn Care, Nursing Care, People Management, Performance Management Standards, Workforce Planning

Instructions/Remarks

Interested and qualified applicants should signify their interest in writing. Attach the scanned copy of the following documents to the application letter and send to the link below not later than June 13, 2022.

  • Application Letter adressed to:
RICARDO B. RUNEZ JR., MD, FPCS, MHA, CESE 
Medical Center Chief II Governor Pack Rd., BGHMC Cmpd., Baguio City
  • Fully accomplished Personal Data Sheet (PDS) with recent passport-sized picture (CS Form No. 212, Revised 2017)
  • Performance rating in the last rating period (if applicable);
  • Photocopy of certificate of eligibility/PRC License and Board Rating (Certified by Issuing Office);
  • Photocopy of Transcript of Records (Certified by Issuing School); Photocopy of Diploma (Certified by Issuing School); and
  • Certificate of Employment (if any).

How to Apply

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS are advised to send their application online (please see link below):

RICARDO B. RUNEZ JR., MD, FPCS, MHA, CESE 
Medical Center Chief II
Governor Pack Rd., BGHMC Cmpd., Baguio City
m.me/bghmchumanresource

APPLICATIONS WITH INCOMPLETE DOCUMENTS SHALL NOT BE ENTERTAINED.

Get to know the History

The hospital was pioneered by American physician Dr. Eugene Stafford in February 1902 as an eight bed sanatorium at the area where the present-day Baguio office of Commission of Elections stands. It transferred to its current area in 1907 when their previous area was converted into the Pines Hotel. The sanatorium grew into a hospital and was named as Baguio Hospital in 1907 and then to Baguio General Hospital in 1937. During the onset of World War II, the hospital was seized by Japanese forces for their own use on 1944 and the hospital staff transferred to the Saint Louis High School building located behind the Baguio Cathedral to continue to serve patients despite the bombings by the advancing American forces. The site of the Baguio General Hospital encountered heavy artillery fire and bombing in 1945 with the main hospital building sustaining heavy damage. The former hospital staff regrouped and temporarily reopened the hospital at the Paules Frates La Salle compound at Legarda Road. Reconstruction efforts for the hospital started in September 1945 with the aid of the United States of America under the Philippine Rehabilitation Act of 1946 and was completed in 1948.

In 1961, following accreditation by the Philippine Medical Association and Philippine College of Surgeons, it started as a training center with residency programs for all branches of medicine and remains so until today training residents, consultants, as well as interns and Medical/allied health science students of various universities around the country. In 1981, the name of the hospital was changed to Dr. Efraim C. Montemayor Medical Center in honor of Dr. Efraim C. Montemayor who became the Chief of the Hospital in 1970. It was eventually renamed to Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center on November 1989. The hospital was not safe from the 1990 Luzon earthquake which caused major damages to several hospital buildings which caused some to be demolished.

On May 7, 1998, BGHMC's bed capacity was increased from 400 to 500 beds under Republic Act 8634. In 2006, President Gloria M. Arroyo and Senator Dr. Juan M. Flavier inaugurated the five-story Juan Flavier Building which would contain non-cutting departments such as internal medicine, pediatrics, radiology, and the emergency room. On March 16, 2009, the new Infectious Disease building was inaugurated which would also house the psychiatry outpatient department and drug rehabilitation unit.
Source: BAGUIO GENERAL HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER