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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/153842
Type:
Presentation
Title:
On the Quality of Care in Postpartum Care Organizations
Abstract:
On the Quality of Care in Postpartum Care Organizations
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2002
Conference Date:July, 2002
Author:Hsiao, Shih-Huai
P.I. Institution Name:Fooyin Institute of Technology
Title:Lecturer
Objective: The research is aimed to explore the current quality situation of postpartum care organizations (PCO) and the degree of satisfaction the resided postpartum women hold. The Donabedian's concept of quality of care is applied to explore the factors that affect the satisfaction degree of resided postpartum women. Design: Cross-Sectional survey design. Population, Sample, Setting, Years: 9 institutes of postpartum care were evaluated for the exploration the current quality situation that located in Taipei City, Taiwan, 1997. And 254 women of all residents of PCO,, average age is 32.7 years old, were interviewed for the degree of satisfaction of postpartum care (Chinese named it "Tzao yueh tzu") by the structured questionnaire. Method: Two Measurement tools, good content validity and internal consistent reliability, were used to discover purposes of the study. The Facility and Equipment Survey Questionnaire of PCO was used to evaluate the structural and process quality of PCO, and the Satisfaction and Quality of Postpartum Care Questionnaire was interview for the satisfaction of resident who lived in those. Descriptive analysis was applied for 2 questionnaires data analysis, and Multivariate analysis was used for Satisfaction and Quality of Postpartum care. Findings : 1) As to the PCO characteristic only one is legalized registered the average daily expense is 3,008 NT dollars. 2) Besides that most PCO require the residents to submit 10,000 NT dollars as deposit. 3) 57% of the subject feel satisfied for the overall services, 40% feel acceptable only 1.6% were unsatisfied. Statistically Significant differences were observed in satisfaction with : 1) The larger the average indoor living area per bed is, the required deposit, the contract signed, the subjects' privacy considered the higher degree the subjects' would have towered the services the infant offered. 2) The larger the average indoor living area per bed, the higher level the equipment install, contracts signed and deposit required subjects' primary considered, the higher satisfaction level the subjects feel. 3) the higher the education level of the subjects the unacceptable feeling toward the expense, the lower the satisfaction level is. Conclusions: The socio-economic status of the subjects was relatively high. Institutional structural and process characters do influence subjects' satisfaction level. Only 20% less people satisfied with the overall expenses, 70% lees response acceptable. This item is the one have lowest satisfaction. As to the satisfaction level toward infant care quality about 60% feel satisfied. Implication : Postpartum care is an essential part of the experience of childbirth and parenthood. How to strengthen these two characters are important issues we must face. Meanwhile the relative high socio-economic status character deserves. Organization managers pay more attention and propose strategy based on it.

Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
Jul-2002
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleOn the Quality of Care in Postpartum Care Organizationsen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/153842-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">On the Quality of Care in Postpartum Care Organizations</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2002</td></tr><tr class="item-conference-date"><td class="label">Conference Date:</td><td class="value">July, 2002</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Hsiao, Shih-Huai</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Fooyin Institute of Technology</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Lecturer</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">hsiaoshi@ms34.hinet.net</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">Objective: The research is aimed to explore the current quality situation of postpartum care organizations (PCO) and the degree of satisfaction the resided postpartum women hold. The Donabedian's concept of quality of care is applied to explore the factors that affect the satisfaction degree of resided postpartum women. Design: Cross-Sectional survey design. Population, Sample, Setting, Years: 9 institutes of postpartum care were evaluated for the exploration the current quality situation that located in Taipei City, Taiwan, 1997. And 254 women of all residents of PCO,, average age is 32.7 years old, were interviewed for the degree of satisfaction of postpartum care (Chinese named it &quot;Tzao yueh tzu&quot;) by the structured questionnaire. Method: Two Measurement tools, good content validity and internal consistent reliability, were used to discover purposes of the study. The Facility and Equipment Survey Questionnaire of PCO was used to evaluate the structural and process quality of PCO, and the Satisfaction and Quality of Postpartum Care Questionnaire was interview for the satisfaction of resident who lived in those. Descriptive analysis was applied for 2 questionnaires data analysis, and Multivariate analysis was used for Satisfaction and Quality of Postpartum care. Findings : 1) As to the PCO characteristic only one is legalized registered the average daily expense is 3,008 NT dollars. 2) Besides that most PCO require the residents to submit 10,000 NT dollars as deposit. 3) 57% of the subject feel satisfied for the overall services, 40% feel acceptable only 1.6% were unsatisfied. Statistically Significant differences were observed in satisfaction with : 1) The larger the average indoor living area per bed is, the required deposit, the contract signed, the subjects' privacy considered the higher degree the subjects' would have towered the services the infant offered. 2) The larger the average indoor living area per bed, the higher level the equipment install, contracts signed and deposit required subjects' primary considered, the higher satisfaction level the subjects feel. 3) the higher the education level of the subjects the unacceptable feeling toward the expense, the lower the satisfaction level is. Conclusions: The socio-economic status of the subjects was relatively high. Institutional structural and process characters do influence subjects' satisfaction level. Only 20% less people satisfied with the overall expenses, 70% lees response acceptable. This item is the one have lowest satisfaction. As to the satisfaction level toward infant care quality about 60% feel satisfied. Implication : Postpartum care is an essential part of the experience of childbirth and parenthood. How to strengthen these two characters are important issues we must face. Meanwhile the relative high socio-economic status character deserves. Organization managers pay more attention and propose strategy based on it.<br/><br/></td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T12:33:22Z-
dc.date.issued2002-07en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T12:33:22Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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