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Impact of Training Program About Occupational Stress Among Teaching Staff Members in Faculty of Nursing at Suez Canal University
American Journal of Nursing Science
Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2020, Pages: 1-7
Received: Nov. 20, 2019; Accepted: Dec. 20, 2019; Published: Jan. 4, 2020
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Mona Aziz Rateb Demitry, Nursing Administration, Faculty of Nursing, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
Wafaa Abd El-Azeem Elhosany, Nursing Administration, Faculty of Nursing, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
Mostafa Fouad Abbas, Occupational Health & Safety, Faculty of Medicine, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt; FCM Dept. Prince Sultan Military Medical City. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Nadia Mohamed El-Sayed Ghonem, Nursing Administration, Faculty of Nursing, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
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Background: Occupational stress is often used as a term to denote the emotions people feel in upsetting circumstances. Teaching staff in faculty are stressed also are additional seemingly to be unhealthy, poorly motivated and fewer productive and fewer safe at work. Aim: the study aimed to assess impact of occupational stress among teaching staff members. Design: A quasi- experimental design was utilized in this study. Setting: the study was conducted in the faculty of nursing at Suez Canal University. Subject: all teaching staff members working in the previous study setting. Tools of the study: Two tools were used to conduct this study; tool I: occupational stress questionnaire which was used to assess stress level, tool II: observation checklist which was used to assess occupational stressors Results: The study revealed that, above half of the studied group (56.1%) was high occupational stress level in preprogram, with stress slightly decrease in the post immediate program (52.6%) and high decreased (12.3%) in the follow-up, with significant difference between pre/ post and follow up phases of program implementation (p<0.0001). The total mean score for occupational stressors among studied sample was high in administrative stressors (35.532±6.8430) and was also high in organization stressors (27.035±5.0339). While, lowest was in social stressors (8.906±2.1808). Conclusion: There was statistically significant improvement in teaching staff occupational stress level before and after the implemented program Recommendation: providing occupation stress management program periodically to improving personal coping mechanism and institute work/life balance strategies.
Occupational Stress, Occupational Stressors, Teaching Staff
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Mona Aziz Rateb Demitry, Wafaa Abd El-Azeem Elhosany, Mostafa Fouad Abbas, Nadia Mohamed El-Sayed Ghonem, Impact of Training Program About Occupational Stress Among Teaching Staff Members in Faculty of Nursing at Suez Canal University, American Journal of Nursing Science. Vol. 9, No. 1, 2020, pp. 1-7. doi: 10.11648/j.ajns.20200901.11
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