Continuing education: preferences of hospital and extended care facility nurses

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dc.contributor.advisor Houghton, Florence M. en_US Kauffman, Donna M. en_US 2011-06-03T19:32:33Z 2011-06-03T19:32:33Z 1979 en_US 1979
dc.identifier LD2489.Z78 1979 .K38 en_US
dc.description.abstract This thesis surveyed preferences for various continuing education program characteristics of nurses. One hundred fifty registered and licensed practical nurses were surveyed. These nurses were employed by hospitals and extended care facilities located within a six county area of north central Indiana. Each participant was given a 15 item questionnaire to complete anonymously and on a voluntary basis.The majority of participants were between the ages of 20 and 29, were diploma educated and had been out of school one to three years. The responses indicated a Preference for continuing education programs which are a one day workshop held on Monday with a registration fee of five to ten dollars, conducted at their local employing institutions and with a topic of pharmacology update or care of the patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
dc.format.extent vii, 85 leaves ; 28 cm. en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Nursing -- Study and teaching. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Continuing education. en_US
dc.title Continuing education: preferences of hospital and extended care facility nurses en_US
dc.title.alternative Hospital and extended care facility nurses. en_US Thesis (M.S.)
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    Master's theses submitted to the Graduate School by Ball State University master's degree candidates in partial fulfillment of degree requirements.

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