Impact of internship programme on the performance of public health care institutions

Yeswa, Eunice A. and Okaka, Ochieng and Mutsotso, Stanley N. and Odera, Odhiambo and Mumbo, Hazel Miseda (2012) Impact of internship programme on the performance of public health care institutions. Global Journal of Human Social Science Arts and Humanities, 12 (13). pp. 38-44. ISSN 0975-587X

[img] Text (Published Version)
Yeswa_etal_GJHSSAH_v12n13_PV.pdf
Available under License Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial.

Download (392Kb)

Abstract

The study seeks to obtain the impact of internship programme on the performance of public health care institutions. Contextual factors are sought that influence the relationship, impact and effect between internship programme and performance of public healthcare institutions. The research design adopted is descriptive survey through both qualitative and quantitative data. This study is conducted in Kakamega County, western region of Kenya. The population of the study is 2225 with a stratified randomly selected sample of 444 respondents.
Primary data is collected through questionnaires while secondary data is sourced from official hospital records, journals, text books and internet articles. Data is analyzed using descriptive and inferential statistics. The study concludes that internship programme influences performance of public healthcare institutions.


Statistics for USQ ePrint 22240
Statistics for this ePrint Item
Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: © 2012. Eunice A.Yeswa, Ochieng Okaka, Dr. Stanley N. Mutsotso, Odhiambo Odera & Hazel Miseda Mumbo. This is a research/review paper, distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/), permitting all non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business and Law - School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Date Deposited: 17 Jun 2013 23:50
Last Modified: 18 Aug 2014 06:43
Uncontrolled Keywords: internship; organizational performance; customer satisfaction
Fields of Research : 15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1503 Business and Management > 150311 Organisational Behaviour
11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111799 Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified
15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1503 Business and Management > 150313 Quality Management
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 92 Health > 9202 Health and Support Services > 920204 Evaluation of Health Outcomes
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/22240

Actions (login required)

View Item Archive Repository Staff Only