Supratman Supratman(1*), Yuni Wulan Utami(2),

(1) Prodi Keperawatan Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta
(*) Corresponding Author


Level of ratio of nurse’s-patient in RSDM initiation to prove with the research. Research questions: 'whether
at workload of nurse’s become the factor influencing to lower the execution of documentation of nursing care
in RSDM?'. Research wish to know how execution of documentation of nursing care in RSDM between
nurse’s which its workload is heavy and nurse which its workload is light. Research design use the crosssectional
by sample as much 32 one who is taken by consecutive. Research conducted in four unit take care
of to lodge the RSDM Surakarta of four month; July-September 2006. Total workload measurement use the
technique of semi-structure interview of where respondent reply some opened semi question and given by
the opportunity to submit the opinion of concerning their work. Approach of measurement of workload
referred the concept Ilyas (2000), that is combination of ‘work sampling’ and ‘daily log’. Analyze the data aim
to make the inference with the tables 2x2 to measure the Ratio Prevalence (RP) and Confident Interval 95%
(CI95%) with the alpha level 5% (α=5%). Result of research is in general known that by the heavy workload
still be experienced by most nurse’s in RSDM. Type of workload which relative heavily stem from nursing
care (treatment) work directly. Workload of nurse become the its low risk factor is execution of
documentation of nursing care in RSDM. Even with the downhill heavier workload hence it documentation
execution own the opportunity 10,7 times (OR=10.7).


nurses, workload, nursing documentation.

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