Home|Journals|Articles by Year Follow on Twitter

Directory for Medical Articles

Open Access

Original Article

Anadolu Psikiyatri Derg. 2020; 21(5): 468-476

Nepotism perception and job satisfaction in healthcare workers

Mustafa Yavuz, Nermin Gürhan, Bahadır Geniş.

Objective: Studies on the perception of nepotism in public institutions and organizations in Turkey is rather limited. In the health sector, there are almost no studies on nepotism. This study will therefore make a great contribution in respect of investigating the perceptions of healthcare professionals towards nepotism. Methods: In this study, the perception of nepotism in the health sector in Turkey has sought to investigate. Data collection form, Nepotism and Job Satisfaction Scales were used in this study, and data were collected using the quantitative data collection technique. The study sample consists of 316 people. Results: While 91.8% of the participants said that they were not favored by anybody to secure a job/promotion etc., 77.8% said they knew at least one person who received preferential treatment in job search. The study revealed a significant negative correlation between the all sub-dimensions of the Nepotism Scale and the pay, promotions, supervision and co-workers’ subdimensions of the Job Satisfaction Scale (p

Key words: health services, justice, inequality, job satisfaction

Article Language: Turkish English

Similar Articles

Challenges in using electronic tongue to study rasa of plants: I. Finding the right tool for the right job.
Jayasundar R, Singh A, Kumar D
Journal of Ayurveda and integrative medicine. 2021; ():

Medicinal Plants and Their Bacterial Microbiota: A Review on Antimicrobial Compounds Production for Plant and Human Health.
Castronovo LM, Vassallo A, Mengoni A, Miceli E, Bogani P, Firenzuoli F, Fani R, Maggini V
Pathogens (Basel, Switzerland). 2021; 10(2):

Drinking Green Tea: Despite the Risks Due to Mycotoxins, Is It Possible to Increase the Associated Health Benefits?
Assunção R, Twarużek M, Kosicki R, Viegas C, Viegas S
Toxins. 2021; 13(2):

Fidelity and factors influencing implementation of Healthy Me, Healthy: process evaluation of a social marketing campaign for diet and physical activity behaviors of children in childcare.
Luecking CT, Vaughn AE, Burney R, Hennink-Kaminski H, Hales D, Ward DS
Translational behavioral medicine. 2021; ():

A call to action: Improving urban green spaces to reduce health inequalities exacerbated by COVID-19.
Geary RS, Wheeler B, Lovell R, Jepson R, Hunter R, Rodgers S
Preventive medicine. 2021; 145(): 106425

"I Struggle with Breast Cancer and I Struggle with God": Insights from African American Breast Cancer Survivors.
Mkuu RS, Harvey IS, Brown E, Spears EC, Jira MG, Johnson KL, Montour T, Alexander J
Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities. 2021; ():

Are the elderly patient's changes in the health-related quality of life one year after gastrectomy for stomach cancer different from those in young patients?
Han DS, Ahn J, Ahn HS
Annals of surgical treatment and research. 2021; 100(1): 8-17

Development of the health behaviour scale for cancer patients (HBSCP), analysis of its factorial structure and evaluation of its psychometric properties.
Cecon N, Lee S, Pfaff H, Dresen A, Groß SE
European journal of cancer care. 2021; (): e13386

Full-text options

American Journal of Diagnostic Imaging


Follow ScopeMed on Twitter
Author Tools
eJPort Journal Hosting
About BiblioMed
License Information
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
Contact Us

The articles in Bibliomed are open access articles licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.
ScopeMed is a Database Service for Scientific Publications. Copyright © ScopeMed® Information Services.