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The Autonomy, Nursing Performance based on the Awareness and satisfaction of EMR System for Nurses
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The Autonomy, Nursing Performance based on the Awareness and satisfaction of EMR System for Nurses
Kang, Jisook; Kim, Sunja; Kim, Wonjeong;
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The purpose of this study was to examine relations on the autonomy, nursing performance based on the awareness and satisfaction of electronic medical record system for nurses. This Study was a descriptive survey design using convenience sampling. There were 194 general hospital nurses, who agreed to participate in this study, taken a structured questionnaire during august 2013. SPSS 20.0 version was used for descriptive analysis, frequency, percentage, mean, standard deviation, independent t-test, one-way ANOVA and Pearson correlation coefficiency. The major findings of this study were as follows. The mean score on the awareness of EMR was 3.68, the mean score on the satisfaction was 3.47 and nursing autonomy mean score was 3.25, nursing performance mean score was 3.55. There were significant differences in the awareness according to working field and computer certificate. There were significant differences in satisfaction depending on whether they held computer certificates Head nurses and the above scored significantly higher in nursing performance compared to nurses at the lower position. Also, higher awareness was significantly related to higher satisfaction. Higher satisfaction was significantly related to higher nursing autonomy and performance. The findings of this study imply that nurses need to raise their EMR awareness and satisfaction and make best used of their qualification with their computer certificate.
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