Working in group living homes for older people with dementia: the effects on job satisfaction and burnout and the role of job characteristics.

@article{Boekhorst2008WorkingIG,
  title={Working in group living homes for older people with dementia: the effects on job satisfaction and burnout and the role of job characteristics.},
  author={Selma te Boekhorst and Bernadette M Willemse and Marja F. I. A. Depla and Jan A Eefsting and Anne Margriet Pot},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={927-40}
}
BACKGROUND Group living homes are a fast-growing form of nursing home care for older people with dementia. This study seeks to determine the differences in job characteristics of nursing staff in group living homes and their influence on well-being. METHODS We examined the Job Demand Control Support (JDCS) model in relation to 183 professional caregivers in group living homes and 197 professional caregivers in traditional nursing homes. Multilevel linear regression analysis was used to study… CONTINUE READING
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