Guide of attributes of the nurse's political competence: a methodological study

Wesley Soares de Melo, Paulo Jorge Ferreira de Oliveira, Flávia Paula Magalhães Monteiro, Francisca Carla dos Angelos Santos, Maria Janaína Nogueira da Silva, Carolina Jimenez Calderon, Lilian Nara Amaral da Fonseca, Ana Adélia Chaves Simão
2017 Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem  
Objective: To build and validate a guide of attributes of the nurse's political competence. Method: Methodological research. This study comprised the construction of the instrument through literature review; experts validation of pre-established attributes for composing the guide; and clinical validation in the nurses work environment/reality. The data collection took place in the months from August to October 2014, and the analysis was based on the content analysis of Bardin and use of Epi
more » ... 3.5. All ethical precepts have been complied with. Results: From 29 attributes found in the literature, 25 have been validated by experts. Clinical/practical validation involved the participation of 43 nurses, who observed that the attributes are not articulated with the professional practices developed by them. Conclusion: The attributes of the nurse's political competence were identified with support of literature. It is concluded that the professionals still have limited and fragmented perception of political competence, expressing difficulty/limitation.
doi:10.1590/0034-7167-2016-0483 pmid:28562800 fatcat:7uoynypp7rewdetutw7viuhddy