Browsing Department of Health Promotion and Development by Author "Vinje, Hege Forbech"
Bakibinga, Pauline; Vinje, Hege Forbech; Mittelmark, Maurice B. (Hindawi, 2012)Despite the difficult working conditions many nurses in Sub-Saharan Africa experience resulting in their migration or leaving the profession, there are nurses who thrive and stay engaged. Understanding what factors play a ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Bakibinga, Pauline; Vinje, Hege Forbech; Mittelmark, Maurice B. (Springer, 2014-10)Nursing in Uganda is a highly stressful, underpaid profession, leading to worrisome attrition levels; yet some nurses do manage to stay on the job and thrive. This study explored the ways in which religion influences the ...Journal article
Bakibinga, Pauline; Vinje, Hege Forbech; Mittelmark, Maurice B. (Routledge, 2012-02)This qualitative study explored self-care among fifteen Ugandan nurses with reputations for thriving despite having difficult working conditions. The analysis revealed that in the face of potential threats to the nurses’ ...Journal articlePeer reviewed