Competencies most valued by employers--implications for master's-prepared occupational health nurses.
Hart-PA; Olson-DK; Fredrickson-AL; McGovern-P
AAOHN J 2006 Jul; 54(7):327-335
Educational institutions seek to prepare students to compete for positions in the workplace with a competency-based education. Employers are important stakeholders in the preparation of occupational health nurses. Competencies considered most valuable by employers will affect their hiring decisions. This study identifies competencies valued by employers in the workplace.
Education; Employees; Medical-personnel; Occupational-health-nursing; Qualitative-analysis; Work-environment; Worker-motivation; Work-organization; Workplace-studies
Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
AAOHN Journal - American Association of Occupational Health Nurses Journal
University of Minnesota Twin Cities