International Journal of Advanced Psychiatric Nursing
2019, Vol. 1, Issue 2, Part A
The difference the age of the elderly before and after being distributed the brochure social support techniques and socialization in the activities of posyandu seniors in Papua province and South East Sulawesi
La Jumu, La Banudi, Abraham Marai, Sukatemin and Agussalim
Active elderly in the activities of the elderly Posyandu has not fulfilled expectations in accordance with the mandate of Indonesian law number 13 year 1998 about the welfare of the elderly, because there are still less active elderly in the activities of elderly posyandu as a container Monitoring of elderly health conditions, for that need social movement of elderly health services, especially from the potential social support of the community by spreading the brochure of social support techniques and socialization. This method of research is quantitative analytic with cross sectional approach, in population amounting to 74 elderly, Stratified Proportionate random sampling and the determination of respondents randomly systematic sampling and acquired 55 Respondents in one group for two measurements with an independent variable (X) numbering one variable and using the scale of the category about timeliness come to the elderly posyandu activities, while the dependent variable (Y) amounted to one Variables use a categorical scale on high, moderate, and low number groups (ordinal). This type of statistical test uses Wilcoxon for the purpose of knowing the average rate between two measurements (before and after) in the same group as the normal undistributed data. Description Wilcoxon is the value of Wilcoxon Signed Ranks Test in Asymp Sig. (2-tailed) and the show statistical test results are: r count = 0.000 (a < 0.05)., meaning there is a significant difference in the active elderly before and after the technical brochure share Social support and socialization to the elderly.
La Jumu, La Banudi, Abraham Marai, Sukatemin and Agussalim. The difference the age of the elderly before and after being distributed the brochure social support techniques and socialization in the activities of posyandu seniors in Papua province and South East Sulawesi. International Journal of Advanced Psychiatric Nursing. 2019; 1(2): 24-28.