PERCEIVED FACTORS AFFECTING NON STAY OF HEALTH WORKERS IN RURAL AREAS OF ENUGU STATE

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PERCEIVED FACTORS AFFECTING NON STAY OF HEALTH WORKERS IN RURAL AREAS OF ENUGU STATE

TABLE OF CONTENT

Page

Cover page                                                                                                                              i

Title page                                                                                                                                ii

Approval                                                                                                                                 iii

Certification                                                                                                                            iv

Dedication                                                                                                                              v

Acknowledgement                                                                                                                  vi

Table of content                                                                                                                      vii

List of tables                                                                                                                           viii

List of figures                                                                                                                         ix

List of appendix                                                                                                                      x

Abstract                                                                                                                                  xi

 

Chapter One: Introduction

Background to the study                                                                                                     1

Statement of problem                                                                                                           3

Purpose of the study                                                                                                                        4

Objectives of the study                                                                                                        4

Research Questions                                                                                                              5

Significance of the study                                                                                                     5

Scope of the study                                                                                                               5

Operational definition of terms                                                                                           6

 

Chapter Two: Literature Review

Conceptual review                                                                                                                  8

Recruitment and retention of health workers                                                                        8

Predictors to recruitment and retention in rural areas                                                           11

Barriers to retention in rural areas                                                                                         12

Attractors to rural posting                                                                                                     14

Community factors contributing to non-stay                                                                        15

Incentives to motivate health workers                                                                                  16

Theoretical Review                                                                                                               19

Hertzberg’s two factor theory                                                                                           19

Contingency theory                                                                                                           22

Conceptual framework                                                                                                          24

Empirical Review                                                                                                                   26

Summary of Literature review                                                                                               30

 

Chapter Three: Research Method

Research design                                                                                                                 31

Area of study                                                                                                                     31

Population of the study                                                                                                     31

Sample                                                                                                                                31

Sampling technique                                                                                                            32

Instrument for data collection                                                                                           32

Validity of instrument                                                                                                        33

Reliability of instrument                                                                                                    33

Ethical consideration                                                                                                          33

Procedure for data collection                                                                                              33

Method of data analysis                                                                                                    34

 

Chapter four: Presentation of Result                                                                               35

Summary of Findings                                                                                                              47

Chapter five: Discussion of Findings                                                                                48

Conclusion                                                                                                                            53

Limitation of the study                                                                                                        53

Summary                                                                                                                              54

Recommendation                                                                                                                 54

Suggestion for further studies                                                                                             55

References

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