Hospital nurses' job satisfaction: a literature review.

  title={Hospital nurses' job satisfaction: a literature review.},
  author={Kati Utriainen and Helvi Kyng{\"a}s},
  journal={Journal of nursing management},
  volume={17 8},
AIM A literature review of nurses' job satisfaction. BACKGROUND Little is known about factors evoking job satisfaction among nurses, whereas more is known about stress, burnout and dissatisfaction. The positive viewpoint is an important research area and needs to be studied. METHODS Original studies were accessed by a systematic search from electronic databases (Abi/Inform, PsycINFO, Cinahl and Medline Ovid) using the keywords 'nurses' and 'job satisfaction' and chosen by certain criteria… CONTINUE READING
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