Volume 20, Issue 70 (1-2018)                   jha 2018, 20(70): 52-67 | Back to browse issues page

XML Persian Abstract Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Safari lafti S, Hessam S, Yazdanpanah A. Factors Affecting Disaster Management: Hospitals of Hormozgan Province. jha. 2018; 20 (70) :52-67
URL: http://jha.iums.ac.ir/article-1-2434-en.html
1- Shiraz Branch of Islamic Azad University, Shiraz, Iran
2- South Tehran branch of Islamic Azad University,Tehran , Iran , somayehh59@yahoo.com
3- Marvdasht Branch of Islamic Azad University, Marvdasht. Iran
Abstract:   (822 Views)
Introduction: Hospitals are among the most important centers at the time of disasters. Knowing the factors affecting disaster management is essential to face with disasters successfully. The purpose of this study was to identify and prioritize effective factors of disaster management in Hormozgan province hospitals.
Method: This study is an applied descriptive survey conducted in three stages in 2016. In order to identify the main components of disaster management in hospitals, a literature review followed by a Delphi method were used to identify the factors affecting disaster management. The instrument of the study was a researcher-made questionnaire based on a 5-point Likert scale. The validity of the questionnaire was assessed by the expert judgment method and the reliability of the questionnaire was measured by Pearson correlation method (0. 89). Moreover, Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) method was used to prioritize the effective factors.
 Results: The most important factors influencing in prevention, preparation, response, and the reconstruction stage were the standardization of medical facilities (weight 0. 02975), development of a strategic response plan in the treatment area of province (0. 02895(, creation of an advanced treatment area at the site of the accident (weight 0. 02834(, and the pursuit of staff and health facilities reconstruction and modernization (weight 0. 02865), respectively.
Conclusion: The findings of the study suggest to develop a strategic response plan in priority programs for further preparation and planning against disasters. The effective factors identified for this research can be used as a guide to achieve preparedness against disasters.
 
Full-Text [PDF 781 kb]   (411 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Applicable | Subject: General
Received: 2017/06/2 | Accepted: 2017/12/23 | Published: 2017/12/23

Add your comments about this article : Your username or Email:
CAPTCHA code

Send email to the article author


© 2018 All Rights Reserved | Journal of Health Administration

Designed & Developed by : Yektaweb