Evaluating Therapeutic Boundaries Among Bedside Nurses At A Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Research Hospital (EBABN)
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Evaluating Therapeutic Boundaries Among Bedside Nurses At A Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Research Hospital|
- Behaviors and attitudes of nurse-patient/family boundaries among registered nurses (RNs) at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital that provide direct patient care. [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Each question will be analyzed and interpreted individually. More importantly, for each question, the percentage of nurses reporting "sometimes" or "often" will be reported because the questions where nurses more likely to score high are good references for planning the future nursing education series.
|Study Start Date:||May 2011|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||May 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
This is quality improvement study that is descriptive and is utilizing a convenience sample of direct care registered nurses employed full-time for at least one year at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.Participants will take a onetime researcher generated therapeutic boundaries questionnaire which will describe behaviors and attitudes regarding therapeutic boundaries.
Participants will take a onetime researcher generated therapeutic boundaries questionnaire which will describe behaviors and attitudes regarding therapeutic boundaries.
The main objective of the study is to :
To describe behaviors and attitudes towards nurse-patient/family boundaries of direct patient care Registered Nurses (RNs) at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01355731
|United States, Tennessee|
|St. Jude Children's Research Hospital|
|Memphis, Tennessee, United States, 38105|
|Principal Investigator:||La-Kenya Kellum, DNP, RN||St. Jude Children's Research Hospital|