Role Performance of Community Health Volunteers and Its Associated Factors in Kuching District, Sarawak

Hsien, Melvin Liang Chung and Helmy, Hazmi and Whye, Lian Cheah (2017) Role Performance of Community Health Volunteers and Its Associated Factors in Kuching District, Sarawak. Journal of Environmental and Public Health, 2017. ISSN 1687-9813

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Abstract

The objective of this study was to assess the role performance among KOSPEN community health volunteer in Kuching district and its associated factors.This was a cross-sectional study, conducted in 21 localities in Kuching with a total of 210 respondents. Data were collected using validated interviewer-administered questionnaires and analyzed using SPSS version 22.0. The respondents comprised 55.2% females, 81.9% married, and 41.4% aged above 45 and above and 72.4% completed their education up to secondary school.The result revealed that 59.0% of the respondents agreed and understood their role performances.Multiple Logistics analysis revealed that factors associated with role performance were age group (

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Community Health Volunteers, KOSPEN community, CHV programmes, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Depositing User: Karen Kornalius
Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2017 07:58
Last Modified: 24 Mar 2017 07:58
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/15640

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