Patient satisfaction: expectations and experiences of nursing care.

  title={Patient satisfaction: expectations and experiences of nursing care.},
  author={Beth Hogan},
  journal={Contemporary nurse},
  volume={9 3-4},
This qualitative descriptive study aimed to evaluate surgical patient satisfaction with nursing care. A convenience sample of six general surgical patients participated in semi-structured interviews. Satisfaction was evaluated by comparing patient expectations with actual experience of nursing care. Data analysis revealed patient satisfaction with the personal and professional nature of nurses. Participants understood information from nurses and were satisfied with nursing ability. Participants… CONTINUE READING

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