Baikhati Cesariastevia Basuki, Ratu Ayu Dewi Sartika
Abstract: Hospital as one of the health servicee providers are required to maintain the safety of their patients. Nurses who work in hospitals have important role in maintaining patient safety. Objective of this study To find out an overview of the performance of nurses in the implementation of patient safety in the inpatient room of private hospital in Bandar Lampung. This type of research is descriptive research with a cross-sectional design and a sample of 143 nurses in the inpatient room. Result of this research is nurses who work in the inpatient room of private hospital in Bandar Lampung have an average age of 31 years with an average service period of 7 years. 83.2 % of nurses were female. 76.9 % of nurses have D3 education. 83.2 % of nurses are permanent employees. Nurses who have good performance by 52.4 %. The best performance was found to reduce the risk of infection by 83.9 % and the best was found to prevent patients from falling risk by 40.6 %.
Keywords: nurse's performance, patient safety, inpatient room