Nursing Research and Practice / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Validation of a New Instrument for Self-Assessment of Nurses’ Core Competencies in Palliative Care

Table 1

Information about participants’ workplace, years since graduation, and years of work experience as nurses.

(%)

Personal contact with patients106 (87%)
Workplace
 Hospital44 (36%)
 Nursing home27 (22%)
 Home service26 (21%)
Work experience as nurses
 Less than 5 years 7 (5.7%)
 Between 5 and 10 years20 (16.4%)
 More than 10 but less than 15 years 17 (13.9%)
 More than 15 but less than 20 years30 (24.6%)
 More than 20 years48 (39.3%)