Category Archives: medical volunteer in Nepal

Practical Tips for Teaching nursing abroad when the students have some English but not quite fluent


Seen ’em come and seen ’em go Over the past eleven years I have watched others come to Nepal to try to teach something, and not succeed. Maybe they don’t assess the audience before preparing teaching methods, or maybe they … Continue reading

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About the 65% Failure rate on June 2019 Nepal Nurse License exam – some factors to consider


Two-thirds failure rate on June 2019 Nursing License Exam The recent pass rate for the Nursing License Exam in Nepal was 35% announced in July. In other words, 65% of the examinees failed the exam. The exam is a two-and-a-half-hour … Continue reading

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Techniques for any Nurse or Nursing Student who is not a native English speaker.


This will be brief. I wrote a piece on my other blog that describes how to use the settings feature of YouTube to improve your language skills before taking NCLEX, or starting nursing school in USA. I have found that … Continue reading

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June 22, 2019 Stop and Smell the Incense in Kathmandu


CCNEPal completed session number eleven yesterday with 38 students from the BNS and BMS program at Bir Nursing Campus. This was the third time I have worked with that school and I appreciate the people there. Since the earthquake they … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding an Airway Management Trainer for doctors and nurses in Nepal summer 2019


I am in Bharatpur Nepal teaching critical care skills as before. My partner here is the College of Medical Sciences, a well-established medical college that supplies doctors and nurses who will practice throughout the Terai region. I met with them … Continue reading

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June 8th 2019 Itinerary Update – sessions available in Kathmandu – let’s talk


I am presently in Bharatpur at “Purano” Medical College, and I just finished the seventh session. As of June 6th, there are 193 certificates awarded. Remaining Sessions in Bharatpur 8) June 9th, 10th & 11th h last three-day session for nursing staff at … Continue reading

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UPDATED calendar for CCNEPal summer 2019 as of May 24th 2019 – dates for added sessions are available


I am presently in Bharatpur, finishing up the 3rd session of the summer. This week it was three groups of MBBS for two-day sessions. I will be here another three weeks. Remaining Sessions in Bharatpur 4) May 26, 27 & 28 three-day … Continue reading

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