Relationships among Information Resources Use, Problem Solving Ability, Nursing Information Literacy Competency in General Hospital Nurses

종합병원 간호사의 정보자원이용, 문제해결능력, 간호정보활용역량의 관계

  • 하영미 (경상대학교 간호대학 & 건강과학연구원) ;
  • 조정의 (의료법인 거붕백병원) ;
  • 양승경 (진주보건대학교 간호학부)
  • Received : 2016.05.23
  • Accepted : 2016.07.20
  • Published : 2016.07.28


The purpose of this study was to examine relationships among information resources use, problem solving ability, nursing information literacy competency in general hospital nurses. The descriptive correlational study design was used. The data were collected from 141 nurses working in the two general hospital located G city using self-reported questionnaires. Data were analyzed using SPSS statistics 20.0 program. As results of multiple regression analysis, the factors affecting nursing information literacy competency were problem solving ability and electronic information resources use. And this model could explain 38.0%(F=43.73, p<.001). Considering the findings from this study, nurses need to develop problem solving ability and electronic information resources use improvement program for them.


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