Bacoleño ranks 9th in physicians licensure exam


Bacolodnon Carl Angelo M. Hofileña claimed the 9th spot in the recently concluded Physicians Licensure Examination (PLE), according to the result released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC).

Hofileña scored an impressive passing rate of 86.83 percent in the PLE.

A graduate of Augustinian Medical Technology, Hofileña completed his medical school studies at the West Visayas State University- La Paz and had his post-graduate intern at the Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital Batch 2022.

The PLE was given by the Board of Medicine in various testing centers across the Philippines, including NCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, and Zamboanga in March 2023.

A total of 1,573 out of 2,887 examinees passed the rigorous examination.

Below is the complete list of successfully examinees.