Accession Number : ADA195843

Title :   Job Dissatisfaction among Air Force Clinical Nurses: Causes and Ways to Change It.

Descriptive Note : Student rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s) : Novak, Mary E

PDF Url : ADA195843

Report Date : Jan 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : Recent unpublished studies indicate job dissatisfaction exists in nurses performing direct patient care on inpatient nursing units. The purpose of this study is to identify possible causes of job dissatisfaction by reviewing job requirements of Air Force clinical inpatient nurses and by analyzing perceptions of inpatient charge nurses and chief nurses. The study concludes there are areas for concern related to job satisfaction on inpatient nursing units in the Air Force. Recommendations on how nurses can improve this situation are offered. (sdw)

Descriptors :   *JOB SATISFACTION, *NURSES, AIR FORCE, AIR FORCE PERSONNEL, CLINICAL MEDICINE, HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, JOBS, NURSING, PATIENTS, REQUIREMENTS

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE