IMPLEMENTING NURSES' PERCEPTION OF THE APPLICATION OF PROFESSIONAL NURSING PRACTICE MODELS IN MAKASSAR CITY HOSPITAL 2018
Background: Nursing management approach and management plan of care are structure aspects and process of Professional Nursing Practice Model (PNPM), which greatly influences the PNPM goals achievement. Objective: To Overview the PNPM implementation based on nursing management approach according to nurse perception in medical and surgical unit of Regional Public Hospital of Makassar City. Method: Descriptive study. Samples consisted of 33 nurses determined by purposive sampling. Result: Nurses are sufficient, plan of care management in Medical Unit is uneffective, in Surgical Unit is effective, pre and post conference are optimal, handover is optimal, nursing documentation understood by nurses. Conclusion: Overview of PNPM implementation based on nursing management approach according to nurse perception in Medical and Surgical Unit of Regional Public Hospital of Makassar City are majority effective/ optimal. Commitment, integration of care system with IT and nurse resource development are needed in unit implementing PNPM.