Exploration of geriatric care competencies for RNs in hospitals
Yung-Chen Yu, MS, RN; Fang-Wen Hu, PhD, BS, RN -- Department of Nursing, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan; Ying Ju Chang, PhD, RN, Department of Nursing, Institute of Allied Health Sciences, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
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We conducted a survey to investigate the geriatric care competencies of nurses in the hospital. We found that nurse who have already received geriatric care continuous education have higher geriatric care competencies. We suggested that more geriatric care continuous education should be established and standardized in our nursing continuous education.
29th International Nursing Research Congress: Innovative Global Nursing Practice and Education Through Research and Evidence-based Practice, July 19-23, 2018. Melbourne, Australia.
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|Keywords||Geriatric Care Competency;
Nursing Continuous Education
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