Pinay nurse receives British Empire Medal


Filipina Charito Romano, a staff nurse in the United Kingdom, was awarded with British Empire Medal for her services in relation to COVID-19 response.

Romano is working as staff nurse in Arbrook House Care Home. She was awarded for services to nursing care home residents during the COVID-19 response.


“Many congratulations to Staff Nurse Charito Romano, from the [Philippines], awarded a British Empire Medal in the #NewYearsHonours for her outstanding work at Arbrook House Care Home in the UK during the #Covid19 pandemic,” British Ambassador to the Philippines Daniel Pruce said in a Twitter post.