ERIC Number: EJ607614
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Training and Educational Activities, Efficacy and Worry among Volunteer Ombudsmen in Nursing Facilities.
Keith, Pat M.
Educational Gerontology, v26 n3 p249-60 Apr-May 2000
A survey of 754 older adults serving as ombudsmen in nursing facilities found that formal education and follow-up training enhanced efficacy. Negative initial training was the most important influence on diminished efficacy. Those with higher efficacy and more positive initial training expressed less worry. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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