TITLE

WORKERS' QUALITY OF LIFE OF A PRIVATE COMPANY

AUTHOR(S)
Lima, Regiane Albuquerque Costa; Custódio, Ires Lopes; Lima, Marta Maria Rodrigues; D'alencar, Érica Rodrigues; Domeneguetti, Jardenia Chaves; Lima, Francisca Elisângela Teixeira; da Silva, Aurilene Lima
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Nursing UFPE / Revista de Enfermagem UFPE;Jun2011, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p924
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Objective: to evaluate the quality of life of the employees of a private company. Method: descriptive and quantitative study. Was conducted in a private electricity distribution company located in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil. Sample composed by 100 employees. Data collection was conducted in April and May 2009, from two questionnaires developed by the researchers and based on the WHOQOL-BREF. The study was approved by the ethics committee and research at the State University of Ceará, under protocol number 08386979 4 FR 220260. Results: 58% female, mean age 32.2 years, 52% satisfied with their quality of life, 64% considered satisfactory quality of life at work, 66% satisfied with programs conducted by the company, 78% reported change in health in work activities. The physical domain was predominant, with a 80.6 average. Conclusion: the professionals are satisfied with their quality of life and work, due to programs of health promotion promoted by the company.
ACCESSION #
61084043

 

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