ERIC Number: EJ640434
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Evaluating Nurse Competency: Evidence of Validity for a Skills Recredentialing Program.
Jones, Terry; Cason, Carolyn L.; Mancini, Mary E.
Journal of Professional Nursing, v18 n1 p22-28 Jan-Feb 2002
Registered nurses (n=368) participated in a skills recredentialing program in which competencies were assessed by a knowledge test and performance test under simulated conditions and evaluator ratings in actual patient-care situations. No significant differences in results between the simulated and actual conditions support the validity of the program. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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