[Evaluation of the Korean formal educational program for training care workers for frail elderly].

@article{Yi2010EvaluationOT,
  title={[Evaluation of the Korean formal educational program for training care workers for frail elderly].},
  author={Yeo-Jin Yi and Hyun-Sook Kang and Sung-Bok Kwon and Joo-Hyun Kim and Young-Sook Park and Haeng Mi Son and Eun-Hee Lee and Nan-Young Lim and Kyung-Sook Cho and Hye-Ja Han},
  journal={Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing},
  year={2010},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={872-81}
}
PURPOSE This study was done to evaluate the formal education program provided by the Korean government for care workers for frail elderly people. METHODS This study was a cross-sectional survey in which 438 certified care workers who had completed the education program participated. Data were collected from June to October 2009, using a self-report questionnaire consisting of satisfaction with, and understanding of the education program. RESULTS The participants had a mean age of 46.7 yr… CONTINUE READING