Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Chairman Teofilo Pilando welcomed Ambassador Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia to his office, on 26 September 2019, to brief her on the mission and goals of the Commission. They also discussed areas of mutual concern, including promotion of the welfare of medical personnel in the countries where the Ambassador is accredited: Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
Chairman Pilando gave examples of innovations that were recently introduced by the PRC, including online 1) registration for new PRC IDs, 2) renewal of PRC IDs for registered professionals, and 3) replacement of lost PRC IDs. Ambassador Garcia congratulated the Chairman for his innovation including payment through the banking system. According to the PRC website, 1) verification of ratings in the examinations administered by the PRC, 2) verification of licenses, and 2) search of records and identities of registered professionals is also available at the PRC website: https://online.prc.gov.ph or https://online1.prc.gov.ph. END