Job Satisfaction Among Government Doctors: An Exploratory Study

The IUP Journal of Organizational Behavior, Vol. XII, No. 1, January 2013, pp. 41-74

35 Pages Posted: 4 Apr 2013 Last revised: 26 Dec 2015

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Ramesh Miryala

Mahatma Gandhi University

Shailaja Thangella

Swami Ramananda Tirtha Institute of Science & Technology

Date Written: April 1, 2013

Abstract

The study explores the factors influencing job satisfaction among doctors working in various government hospitals. The paper examines the components that bring in job satisfaction in a much detailed form. The data was collected from about 106 doctors working in cities, district head quarters and rural villages of the state of Andhra Pradesh in India. The findings of the study present the factors underlying job satisfaction among doctors working in government hospitals, which may help the policy makers to formulate policies needed for sustainable and higher health provision for the civilians of the nation.

Keywords: Job Satisfaction, Dcotors, Factor Analysis

JEL Classification: M12, M14, M54

Suggested Citation

Miryala, Ramesh and Thangella, Shailaja, Job Satisfaction Among Government Doctors: An Exploratory Study (April 1, 2013). The IUP Journal of Organizational Behavior, Vol. XII, No. 1, January 2013, pp. 41-74, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2242850

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