Abstract

Patient immobilization has a very large dependence on the needs of nurses
cared for themselves. Therefore, nurses in providing personal hygiene measures
should be done as fully as possible in accordance with standard operating
procedures issued by the hospital in order to satisfy the patient.
Objective of studies to determine the relationship of independent action of
personal hygiene by nurses with a satisfaction levels of immobilization patient in
the inpatient room of RSUD dr. R Goetheng Taroenadibrata Purbalingga.
The Type of study used correlational analysis studies with cross sectional
approach. Samples of studied were the immobilization patient's in the inpatient
room of RSUD dr. R Goetheng Taroenadibrata Purbalingga as much as 69
people. Data was collected used a questionnaire. Analysis data of research used chi
square test.
The act independently of personal hygiene by the majority of nurses in the
independent category were 63 men (91,3%). The satisfaction levels of
Immobilization patient in the inpatient room the majority in the satisfied category as
many as 64 people (92,8%). Statistical test results obtained by the x
= 17.871 with
p-value = 0.000 which is less than ï¡ = 0.05, it mean there was an
independent act of personal hygiene by nurses with immobilization levels of
patient satisfaction in inpatient hospitals room dr. R Goetheng Taroenadibrata
Purbalingga of 2012
Key Words : personal hygiene, nursing, levels of satisfaction