This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution Licensewhich permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Ensuring patient satisfaction is an important means of secondary prevention of maternal mortality.
The data presented in table 4 shows that the computed chi-square values of postnatal mothers with selected variables like educational qualification ,monthly incomereason for previous admision to the hospital were significant at 0.
Therefore null hypothesis was rejected as research hypothesis was accepted. The table presented in table 5 describes the mean percentage scores were calculated as the minimum and maximum possible scores in each of care which ranged from 4 to The data also shows that the mean percentage distribution of scores is highest in area of value and preference They were highly satisfied in the area of value and preference.
The least satisfaction was found in the area related to orientation.
Hence the investigator found that there is a need to improve the quality of care provided by the nursing professionals which is only possible through periodic evaluation of the same. Limitation Purposive sampling technique was used to select the samples, which limits generalizability of study findings.
Study results are limited to Indian population. Attempt can be made to evaluate the services provided by nursing personnel that would serve as an indicator of effectiveness of services in terms of quality of care. A study to evaluate the services of nursing personnel can be conducted in every departments of the hospitals where nurses are indulged in providing care.
Recommendation The following recommendations are made based on the present study for future study; The study may be replicated on a larger sample.
A comparative study may be undertaken between a hospital catering to rural population and a hospital catering to urban population. Similar study may be conducted to find the level of satisfaction between Primiparae and multiparae mothers in maternity wards.
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Intrapartum and postpartum care in Sweden:The study reveals that care offered during postnatal period is poor. But in case of service seekers’ satisfaction, 51% respondents were fully satisfied with the care they received while 32%. There were no differences in satisfaction with care, women's hospital readmissions, postnatal depression scores and health status scores.
A higher percentage of neonates in the home‐based care group were readmitted to hospital during the first six months (12% vs %, P = ). The study findings concluded that level of satisfaction was more regarding intrapartum nursing care than postpartum nursing care.
Also assessment regarding patient’s level of satisfaction help to know about the quality of hospital services. Satisfaction with postnatal care is multifaceted, it is affected by so many different aspects and yet they are all somehow interlocked with each other.
There are changes that midwives can make in order to ensure satisfaction in women during postnatal care, such as making time to sit down and properly listen to the woman and her concerns and.
Jun 30, · Study selection All published and unpublished randomised controlled trials of preventive psychosocial or psychological interventions in which the primary or secondary aim was a reduction in the risk of postnatal depression.
ABSTRACT To complement standard measures of maternity care outcomes, an assessment of women’s satisfaction with care is needed. The aim of this study was to elicit the perspectives and experiences of Iraqi women about childbirth and postnatal care services.
The study participants were a sample of 37 women of different educational.