Accession Number:

ADA141322

Title:

The Temperament Types of Nursing Administrators in Hospital Nursing Service.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

87.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this study was to identify the temperament types of nursing service administrators of Texas hospitals with a bed capacity of 200 beds or more using the Keirsey Temperament Sorter. The data gathered was used to begin the development of a profile of traits of nurse administrators. The three research questions for this research study were 1 What are the temperament types of nurse administrators of hospital nursing service in Texas, as measured by the Keirsey Temperament Sorter, 2 Is there a predominant temperament type for nurse administrators of hospital nursing service in Texas, and 3 Is there a significant difference in the temperament types of nurse administrators The sample for this study were nurse administrators of nursing service of hospitals with a bed capacity of 200 beds or more in the State of Texas.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE