Job satisfaction among hospital doctors: A review of literature

Noor Aina Amirah, Mohd Noor and Ahmad, Mohammad Rbehat (2019) Job satisfaction among hospital doctors: A review of literature. Saudi Journal of Business and Management Studies, 4 (3). pp. 271-275. ISSN 2415-6671

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Job satisfaction is among the most expansively explored subjects in the organizational behavior and human resource management domains. Hence, in healthcare context, satisfied doctors are likely to demonstrate greater productivity and commitment towards their job. Similarly, committed doctors denotes low turnover. However, globalization of health sector has motivated many doctors to migrate for better opportunities, better career growth and greater job satisfaction. The recent years have seen the rapid growth of this people-centric health care sector. For the achievement of effective delivery of health services and doctor retention, job satisfaction among hospital doctors needs to be assured. Therefore, this paper attempts to ascertain the gaps and search the diverse factors impacting job satisfaction. Hence, the previous studies concerning job satisfaction among hospital doctors are reviewed. From the past works, positively correlation was found between monetary benefits, work conditions, recognition, autonomy, achievement, and growth and development opportunities, and job satisfaction.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Job satisfaction, hospital doctors, affecting factors.
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Business and Management
Depositing User: Fatin Safura
Date Deposited: 29 Mar 2022 04:18
Last Modified: 22 May 2022 01:12

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