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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/156401
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Patients' Privacy in Hospital: The Nurses' Perception
Abstract:
Patients' Privacy in Hospital: The Nurses' Perception
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2006
Author:Chiou, Yen-Gan, RN, BS
P.I. Institution Name:Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Title:Supervisor
Co-Authors:Pei-rong Chang, RN, MS; Ming-Chu Chiang, MSN
Patients? privacy in hospital is an important issue for health providers.  However, there are few studies conducted toward the nurses? perception of patients? privacy in Taiwan.  The purpose of the study is to explore the nurses? perception of patients? privacy in knowledge and attitude.  There are total 57 clinical nurses working in medical center participating in this study.  The instrument used included demographic data and eight sub-scale questionnaire.  The participants are on average age of 30 years old and on average clinical experience of 4.2 years.  Most of them did not take any courses related patients? privacy.  Above 60% participants have read the laws related patient?s right.  But, near two-third nurses have not attended any meeting concerning the law of patient?s right and received an explanation about the law of patient?s rights.  The findings showed the highest scoring are: (1) nurses? emotions that arise while maintaining the patients? privacy; (2) nurses? intention to promote maintenance of patients? privacy during performance of nursing activities; and (3) the degree of the most people close to nurses? thinking to promote maintenance of patients? privacy.  Furthermore, there is no statistic significant correlation between clinical experience and any sub-scale in promoting maintenance of patients? privacy.  However, it was statistic significance on correlation in nurses? intention and nurses? strategies to promote maintenance of patients? privacy during performance of nursing activities by age.  Based on the results, nursing education should be enhanced in patients? privacy in fundamental education and continuing education.  Moreover, a further approach will be focused on patients? perception as well as how the needs met between patients and nurses.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titlePatients' Privacy in Hospital: The Nurses' Perceptionen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/156401-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Patients' Privacy in Hospital: The Nurses' Perception</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">2006</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Chiou, Yen-Gan, RN, BS</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Chang Gung Memorial Hospital</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Supervisor</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">kitty0628@adm.cgmh.org.tw</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Pei-rong Chang, RN, MS; Ming-Chu Chiang, MSN</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">Patients? privacy in hospital is an important issue for health providers.&nbsp; However, there are few studies conducted toward the nurses? perception of patients? privacy in Taiwan.&nbsp; The purpose of the study is to explore the nurses? perception of patients? privacy in knowledge and attitude.&nbsp; There are total 57 clinical nurses working in medical center participating in this study.&nbsp; The instrument used included demographic data and eight sub-scale questionnaire.&nbsp; The participants are on average age of 30 years old and on average clinical experience of 4.2 years.&nbsp; Most of them did not take any courses related patients? privacy.&nbsp; Above 60% participants have read the laws related patient?s right.&nbsp; But, near two-third nurses have not attended any meeting concerning the law of patient?s right and received an explanation about the law of patient?s rights.&nbsp; The findings showed the highest scoring are: (1) nurses? emotions that arise while maintaining the patients? privacy; (2) nurses? intention to promote maintenance of patients? privacy during performance of nursing activities; and (3) the degree of the most people close to nurses? thinking to promote maintenance of patients? privacy.&nbsp; Furthermore, there is no statistic significant correlation between clinical experience and any sub-scale in promoting maintenance of patients? privacy.&nbsp; However, it was statistic significance on correlation in nurses? intention and nurses? strategies to promote maintenance of patients? privacy during performance of nursing activities by age.&nbsp; Based on the results, nursing education should be enhanced in patients? privacy in fundamental education and continuing education.&nbsp; Moreover, a further approach will be focused on patients? perception as well as how the needs met between patients and nurses.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T14:44:46Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T14:44:46Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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