Impact of an educational program on the use of standardized nursing languages for nursing documentation among public health nurses in Nigeria.

@article{Odutayo2013ImpactOA,
  title={Impact of an educational program on the use of standardized nursing languages for nursing documentation among public health nurses in Nigeria.},
  author={Patience Omonigho Odutayo and Adenike Ayobola Olaogun and Abimbola Oyeninhun Oluwatosin and Adesola A Ogunfowokan},
  journal={International journal of nursing knowledge},
  year={2013},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={108-112}
}
PURPOSE To measure the effect of an educational package on documentation of care among public health nurses (PHNs). METHOD A quasi-experimental design was adopted. Forty PHNs working in primary healthcare settings were selected. Education was given through a 5-day workshop. Documentation of care was assessed using a modified "Muller-Staub Q-DIO instrument." Data were analyzed using t test third and twelfth months postintervention. FINDINGS There was a significant improvement on… CONTINUE READING