Journal article

New graduate nurse wellbeing, work wellbeing and mental health: A quantitative systematic review

Rebecca J Jarden, Aaron Jarden, Tracey J Weiland, Glenn Taylor, Helena Bujalka, Naomi Brockenshire, Marie F Gerdtz

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NURSING STUDIES | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2021

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The contribution of work to positive mental health is increasingly apparent. Transition into the workplace causes a range of stressors for new graduate nurses who experience both psychological wellbeing and illbeing in their first year of practice. OBJECTIVE: To determine published prevalence, predictors, barriers and enablers of new graduate registered nurse wellbeing, work wellbeing and mental health. DESIGN: Systematic review of quantitative research. DATA SOURCES: Databases included Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature, Excerpta Medica database, Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System Online and Psychological Information. Quantitative and mixed-me..

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Funding Acknowledgements

This review was funded by the Rosemary Bryant Foundation, South Australia. The Foundation had no involvement in study design; in the collection, analysis and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; nor in the decision to submit the article for publication.