Job satisfaction of nurses employed in rural and urban long-term care facilities.

@article{Coward1995JobSO,
  title={Job satisfaction of nurses employed in rural and urban long-term care facilities.},
  author={Raymond T. Coward and Terry Hogan and Robert Paul Duncan and Claydell H Horne and M A Hilker and L M Felsen},
  journal={Research in nursing & health},
  year={1995},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={271-84}
}
Previous investigators have identified residential differences in the job satisfaction of hospital nurses. However, the degree to which the greater job satisfaction of rural nurses can be generalized beyond hospitals to other work settings, including nursing homes, is unknown. The purpose of this research was to examine the job satisfaction of nurses (registered and licensed practical) employed in both rural and urban nursing homes. A total of 281 nurses from 26 participating nursing homes… CONTINUE READING