The result of the Medical Technologist (MedTech) board exams for August 2023 is now available on Thursday, August 17, 2023.
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the Board of Medical Technology conducted the licensure exam in various testing centers nationwide on August 12–13, 2023. Dr. Leila Lany M. Florento, a member of the Board of Medical Technology, and Dr. Marilyn A. Cabal-Barza were in charge of the licensure exams.
MedTech Board Exam Results
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 3,982 out of 5,401 passed the Medical Technologists Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medical Technology. The results of the examination with respect to two (2) examinees were withheld pending the final determination of their liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examinations.
Initial Registration and Requirements
On October 2 – 6, October 9 – 13 and October 16, 2023, the registration for the issuance of a Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will be done online and only accessible through an online appointment. The PRC will also release the schedule for the online appointment along with the list of passers. To accomplish the initial registration, follow our PRC online registration guide to help you through the online application process.
Here are the registration requirements:
- Notice of Admission (NOA) for identification purposes
- Duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal
- Passport-sized ID Photos on a white background and with a complete name tag (2 pieces)
- Documentary Stamps (2 sets)
- Short Brown Envelope (1 piece)
The official date of the oath-taking ceremony for the new medical technologists will be announced later.
MedTech Passing Score
In order to successfully pass the board examination, examinees are required to achieve a cumulative score of 75% or higher, with no individual test subject scoring below 50%. However, if a candidate performs poorly in at least 60% of the subjects (the precise number depends on the subject weights), they will not meet the criteria. Those who did not attain an overall passing grade but still achieved a minimum score of 70% were eligible for certification as registered medical laboratory technicians.
In the previous MedTech board exam held in March 2023, 4,714 out of 6,165 (76.46%) examinees passed. Sidrey Mel Aldeguer Flores from Colegio San Agustin-Bacolod City was the topnotcher with a rating of 92.10%, followed by Nijell Tiu Potencioso and Khelly Mae Binondo Villarin, both from Velez College, with a rating of 91.90%. Velez College and Cebu Doctors University were the top-performing schools, with a 100.00% passing rate.
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