Heron, Paul, Kessler, Ian, Dopson, Sue and Magee, Helen (2010) The patient experience of ward-based nursing care: Reconciling multiple perspectives. In: International Mixed Methods Conference, 7 - 11th July, 2010, Baltimore, USA. (Unpublished)Full text not available from this repository.
As the nurse role becomes more specialised, leaving the healthcare assistant (HCA) to deliver much of the direct care, questions arise about the nature of the HCA-patient
relationship. Do HCAs have a distinctive relationship with patients and what form does this take? Addressing these questions, the paper explores the perceptions of different actors with a stake in this relationship using a multi-methods approach. What is the contribution made by different research techniques to an understanding of the relationship?
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Keywords:||NHS; National Health Service; Relationships; Patient Care|
|Centre:||Faculty of Organisational Behaviour|
|Date Deposited:||26 Feb 2012 21:04|
|Last Modified:||23 Oct 2015 14:06|
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