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Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
This was a mixed design study that assessed the caregivers' perception of their role while caring for patients in the household model. A sample of 12 caregivers currently employed in a long-term care facility operating in the household model was asked to complete a survey and answer 11 questions during a one on one interview. This interview tool allowed the caregivers the opportunity to rate their personal experiences, environment and express their feelings associated with their role as a certified nursing assistant working in a household model. The results indicated that the caregivers enjoyed working in the household environment and they felt strongly that they fit in to the household model.
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Feaster, Daniyele, "What is the Caregivers' (Certified Nursing Assistant) Perception of their Role While Caring for a Patient in the Household Model?" (2011). Nursing Theses and Capstone Projects. 155.