Registered nurse participation in performance appraisal interviews.

  title={Registered nurse participation in performance appraisal interviews.},
  author={Deborah Gail Spence and Elizabeth E Wood},
  journal={Journal of professional nursing : official journal of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing},
  volume={23 1},
Performance appraisal interviews have, over the past two decades, become a common phenomenon in nursing. Yet evidence--both anecdotal and those reported in the literature--suggest that these interviews provide minimal satisfaction and are thus not always effective. This article presents the findings of an interpretive study that explored and documented the meaning and impact of participating in performance appraisal interviews. Data gleaned from nine New Zealand registered nurses employed by a… CONTINUE READING