The Impact of Arts Activity on Nursing Staff Well-Being: An Intervention in the Workplace

@inproceedings{Karpaviit2016TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Arts Activity on Nursing Staff Well-Being: An Intervention in the Workplace},
  author={Simona Karpavi{\vc}iūtė and Jurate Macijauskiene},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
  year={2016}
}
Over 59 million workers are employed in the healthcare sector globally, with a daily risk of being exposed to a complex variety of health and safety hazards. The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of arts activity on the well-being of nursing staff. During October-December 2014, 115 nursing staff working in a hospital, took part in this study, which lasted for 10 weeks. The intervention group (n = 56) took part in silk painting activities once a week. Data was collected using… CONTINUE READING