Janice Kay Purk is a rehabilitation social worker at Great Lakes Regional Rehabilitation Center in Lorain, OH, and a graduate student in sociology at Kent State University, Kent, OH.
Rehabilitation Staff Nurses' Job Satisfaction
Article first published online: 3 SEP 2012
1993 Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
Volume 18, Issue 4, pages 249–252, July-August 1993
How to Cite
Purk, J. K. (1993), Rehabilitation Staff Nurses' Job Satisfaction. Rehabilitation Nursing, 18: 249–252. doi: 10.1002/j.2048-7940.1993.tb00764.x
- Issue published online: 3 SEP 2012
- Article first published online: 3 SEP 2012
The issue of job satisfaction among rehabilitation nurses has not been addressed frequently in the, literature. This qualitative study was designed to assess rehabilitation nurses' concerns and suggestions for improving the program in a 38-bed acute rehabilitation unit. The study's results indicate that the role of the rehabilitation nurse remains a rewarding one when communication with staff is high and the patient is the focus.