International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 3, Issue 10, Part B (2017)
A study to assess the knowledge regarding Creche among staff nurses and nursing students in Narayana Medical College Hospital, Nellore
The Study aims are to assess the knowledge regarding Creche among staff nurses and nursing students and to identify the relationship between the knowledge level and socio demographic variables of staff nurses and student nurses. The quantitative research approach and descriptive research design was adopted for the study. The study was conducted in Narayana medical college hospital.15 staff nurses and 15 nursing students were selected by using Non Probability Convenience Sampling Technique. Semi structured Questionnaire method was used for collecting the information from samples. Data analysis done by using descriptive and inferential statistics. The results revealed that 3(20%) staff nurses have inadequate knowledge, 9(60%) staff nurses had moderately adequate knowledge and 3(20%) staff nurses had adequate knowledge regarding Creche. 7(46,7%) nursing students have inadequate knowledge, 7(46.7%) nursing students had moderately adequate knowledge and 1(20%) nursing students adequate knowledge regarding Creche. The study concluded that staff nurses have adequate knowledge than the nursing students regarding Creche. Staff nurses socio demographic variables have shown non-significant association with the level of knowledge and source of information of nursing students has shown significant association with level of knowledge.
How to cite this article:
Dadam Revathi, Toniya Kurian, N Swapna, V Suganya, K Ramya, Dr. Arumugam Indira. A study to assess the knowledge regarding Creche among staff nurses and nursing students in Narayana Medical College Hospital, Nellore. Int J Appl Res 2017;3(10):118-121.