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Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date

1992

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Graduate Nursing

First Advisor

Margaret Hegge

Keywords

United State hospital mergers, nurse psychology, self-perception, nursing practice

Abstract

The objectives of the study are as follows:
1. To determine the moods of the merging nurses four years following the merging of their institution.
2. To determine the moods of the merged nurses four years following the merger of their institution.
3. To compare and contrast the elicited moods of the merged and merging nurses four years following the merger of their two hospitals.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Hospital mergers -- United States
Nurses -- Psychology
Self-perception
Nursing -- Practice

Number of Pages

73

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Rights

Copyright © 1992 Goldie Burnham. All rights reserved

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