POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT OF NURSING STAFF IN HOSPITALS FOR REHABILITATION
Pavlinka P. Dobrilova, Anna M. Marinova, Iveta M. Marinova
Pages: 499-507 Published: 29 Aug 2014
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Abstract: Training and professional development of nurses in specialized rehabilitation hospitals is essential for improving the quality of care. The purpose of this study was to determine the training needs of nurses involved in the rehabilitation process. The results show that universities need to offer postgraduate training of nurses in highly specialized areas, such as rehabilitation. Quality of care is coherent whith the continuing education and professional development of nursing staff, which is a significant part of a team of rehabilitation hospitals.
Keywords: postgraduate training, professional development, nursing