The Verran Professional Governance Scale: Confirmatory and Exploratory Analysis

Marla J. Weston, Paula Meek, Joyce A. Verran, Barbara B. Brewer, Joanne T. Clavelle, Tim Porter-O'Grady, Bob Wong

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Abstract

This article describes psychometric testing and refinement of the Verran Professional Governance Scale (VPGS), which measures behaviors associated with professional governance. Phase 1 reduced the items on the scale based on floor and ceiling effects and redundancy of items. Phase 2 examined structural construct validity using exploratory (EFA) and confirmatory factor analysis (CFA). The final 22-item instrument demonstrates satisfactory internal consistencies and fit indices and significant positive correlation between the VPGS, job satisfaction, and control over nursing practice.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)273-279
Number of pages7
JournalThe Journal of nursing administration
Volume52
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2022

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Leadership and Management

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