Effects of Empowerment and Regarding Standard Precautions for Healthcare associated Infection Control in Healthcare Workers on Performances

의료종사자의 임파워먼트와 의료관련감염 관리 표준주의지침 인지도가 수행도에 미치는 요인

  • Jung, Mi-Ra (Department of Nursing, Hanyeong College University)
  • Received : 2017.12.28
  • Accepted : 2018.02.20
  • Published : 2018.02.28


The purpose of this study was to examine relationships among empowerment, awareness and performance on standard precautions and identify the factors that affect performance of standard precaution in the health care workers. The data were collected from 200 health care workers working in the general hospital located Y city. The data were analyzed by descriptive statistics, t-test, ANOVA, Scheffe, Pearson's correlation coefficient, and stepwise multiple regression. The result of the stepwise multiple regression indicates the awareness predict 49.0% (F=191.98, P<.001) in the performance of standard precaution. Therefore, it is necessary to develop awareness of the standard precaution strategy program for improving the performance of standard precautions in health care workers.


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