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The nurses’ voice of working in a newly established community based 24-hour support center for people with psychiatric disabilities
Kristianstad University, School of Health and Society, Avdelningen för Hälsovetenskap. Kristianstad University, Forskningsplattformen Hälsa i samverkan. (Integrativ vård och hälsobefrämjande arbete, Avdelningen för Hälsovetenskap)ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2795-1899
Kristianstad University, School of Health and Society, Avdelningen för Hälsovetenskap. Kristianstad University, Forskningsplattformen Hälsa i samverkan.
2013 (English)In: Open Journal of Nursing, ISSN 2162-5336, E-ISSN 2162-5344, Vol. 3, no 2, 195-201 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

This study explores the perceptions of a small group of nurses working at a newly established 24-hour community-based service enter (SC) for users with psychiatric disability using a qualitative approach. Since the mental health reform in Sweden in 1995 where the communities (in Sweden called municipalities) were given the responsibility to establish service and support to people with severe psychiatric disabilities, they have struggled in finding suitable forms of these kinds of areas. In 2010, this led to the creation and development of a new center aiming to provide services and support based on the expressed needs of people with physchiatric disability in a community located in southern Sweden. During 2011, a total of three group interviews were performed to capture the employed nurses’ perceptions of this newly established SC. The interview texts were analyzed by way of qualitative content analysis. A first reading of the interview texts revealed that the nurses’ perceptions of the service center were unwaveringly positive but that their beliefs about who the specific target group were differed. The main finding was summarized by the theme: Making a difference—on an individual, professional, and organizational level. The sub themes were: 24-hour availability, unclear assignment, and preventing mental illness. The findings indicate a need for a community round-the-clock service center in this Swedish community and a more clear definition of the target group.

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2013. Vol. 3, no 2, 195-201 p.
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Psychiatric Disability, Mental Health Nursing, Community Mental Health Service, 24-Hour Service Center, Qualitative Content Analysis
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hkr:diva-10914DOI: 10.4236/ojn.2013.32026OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hkr-10914DiVA: diva2:640628
Available from: 2013-08-14 Created: 2013-08-14 Last updated: 2017-02-07Bibliographically approved

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