Table 2

Job satisfaction and career development of current DTTBs (n = 71)
To what extent do you agree with the following statements? (5=strongly agree, 4=agree, 3=neutral, 2=disagree, 1=strongly disagree) Number who agree or strongly agree Mean (Std. Dev.)
I enjoy working as a DTTB; the work I am doing is meaningful and stimulating. 64 (90.1%) 4.23 (0.61)
When I come to work, I know what is expected of me. 57 (80.3%) 3.92 (0.73)
I feel that there are sufficient opportunities to develop career-wise. 52 (73.2%) 3.80 (0.84)
The job matches my skills and experience. 50 (70.4%) 3.85 (0.77)
I receive recognition for doing good work. 48 (67.6%) 3.69 (0.84)
I am satisfied with the support I receive from the DOH Regional Office. 44 (62.0%) 3.61 (0.92)
I receive encouragement to develop myself from DOH staff or LGU officials 43 (60.6%) 3.66 (0.83)
I have been given the training needed to perform the work expected of me. 43 (60.6%) 3.55 (0.94)
I am fairly evaluated on my work. 41 (57.7%) 3.56 (0.63)
I am satisfied with the support I receive from the municipal government. 41 (57.7%) 3.46 (0.89)
I am satisfied with the support I receive from the DOH Central Office. 40 (56.4%) 3.55 (0.89)
I am satisfied with the quality of care that my health center can provide. 26 (36.6%) 3.10 (0.97)

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Leonardia et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:411   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-411

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