HUBUNGAN FUNGSI MANAJEMEN KEPALA RUANGAN DENGAN PELAKSANAAN DOKUMENTASI ASUHAN KEPERAWATAN
The head of a ward should conduct coaching and give briefing to the practitioner nurses as well as manage a competence development in nursing documentation, initiation and skill in order to do their duty comprehensibly. In this case, a leader must be able to inform, explain, collaborate and monitor the behavior of the nurses to achieve an ideal situation. The nurse leader should be able to motivate the nurses in charge to perform the best caring which is based on the agreed goal. According to
... e pre-survey in 2019at Menggala Hospital of Tulang Bawang Regency which is the only type B hospital at the regency, there were 20 patient lists in which 8 patients had incomplete documentation, 2 patients had no physical examination record, 3 patients' interventions were not recorded completely and 7 patients had incomplete nursing care evaluation. Objective: this study was to identify the correlation between management function of ward head and documentation of nursing care at Menggala Hospital of Tulang Bawang Hospital of Tulang Bawang Regency. Method: this research used quantitative model. The design of this research is analytic where the research tries to investigate how and why a health phenomenon happened. The approach of the study was cross sectional. The population of this study was the whole nurses in charge at Menggala Hospital of Tulang Bawang Regency in 2018 amounting to 164 people. The minimum samples used in this study were 116 respondents. The sampling technique in this research was proportional random sampling. Result: the statistical calculation found that p value 0.00 or p value < 0.05 which indicated there was a correlation between management function of ward head and documentation of nursing care at Menggala Hospital of Tulang Bawang Hospital of Tulang Bawang Regency in 2019. The hospital management should distribute the task to the nurses in line with the functions of each health practitioners in order to make them work based on their functions.