Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/10356/51869
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorSia, Ming Shuan.
dc.date.accessioned2013-04-12T05:03:45Z
dc.date.available2013-04-12T05:03:45Z
dc.date.copyright2013en_US
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10356/51869
dc.description.abstractThis study examines the experiences of internationally qualified Filipino nurses coming to Singapore and explores the challenges they face and their coping strategies while integrating into the healthcare system. While healthcare employers attempt to help these nurses integrate into the working system, the process of undergoing transition phases of adapting into the Singaporean culture, achieving acceptance and respect as a migrant nurse can be an arduous task. I argue on the importance of exploring the lived experiences of these migrant nurses to fully understand the complexity of negotiated identities and the costs of working in a new environment. Despite a surge of foreign nurses in the Singapore healthcare system, there has been little research on how foreign nurses integrate into the healthcare working system after migration. It seeks to fill the gap in the current literature by analyzing the negotiated identities by the migrant nurses and their integration at the workplace and this poses a crucial step into the management of workplace and state-macro policies in Singapore.en_US
dc.format.extent32 p.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.rightsNanyang Technological University
dc.subjectDRNTU::Social sciences::Sociology::Social psychologyen_US
dc.titleMigrant nurses in Singapore : a case study in understanding negotiated identities.en_US
dc.typeFinal Year Project (FYP)en_US
dc.contributor.supervisorTan Joo Eanen_US
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Humanities and Social Sciencesen_US
dc.description.degreeBachelor of Artsen_US
item.fulltextWith Fulltext-
item.grantfulltextrestricted-
Appears in Collections:HSS Student Reports (FYP/IA/PA/PI)
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Sia Ming Shuan_embargo_3 April 2016 (sk).pdf
  Restricted Access
560.48 kBAdobe PDFView/Open

Google ScholarTM

Check

Items in DR-NTU are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.