Job embeddedness scoring: measurement equivalence between rural and urban nurses.

@article{Reitz2013JobES,
  title={Job embeddedness scoring: measurement equivalence between rural and urban nurses.},
  author={O Ed Reitz and Myoungjin Kim},
  journal={Research and theory for nursing practice},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={115-30}
}
This study examined the measurement equivalency (ME) of the job embeddedness (JE) instrument for rural and urban registered nurses (RNs) using a secondary analysis of a cross-sectional mailed survey. JE represents the sum of reasons an employee remains at the present job. RNs from both rural and urban areas returned a 40-item JE instrument designed to assess their level of embeddedness. Analysis was performed using a multi-group confirmatory factor analysis for JE ratings of rural and urban RNs… CONTINUE READING