• Eman Sulaiman Nursery Magister Program of Brawijaya University Malang, Indonesia
  • Indah Winarni Nursery Magister Program of Brawijaya University Malang, Indonesia
  • Tina Handayani Nasution Nursery Magister Program of Brawijaya University Malang, Indonesia



The purpose of this research is to explore the meaning of nurses at a medical team of Indonesia Hajj regarding the experience in handling emergency state of Kendari-hajj pilgrims. The research approach is Interpretative Phenomenology. The participants consist of 3 males and 2 females. The sample was chosen based on purposive sampling technique. The inclusion criteria were based on nurses at a medical team of Indonesia hajj in charge of emergency state case of hajj-pilgrims. The data collections are done by in-depth interview, observation, and field note documentation. The findings found three themes: (1) treating the pilgrims as family, (2) facing unexpected condition at the holy land, and (3) facing burdening challenges in doing task to save the pilgrims.


Nurses, Medical Team, Interpretative Phenomenology, Emergency State


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How to Cite

Eman Sulaiman, Indah Winarni, & Tina Handayani Nasution. (2019). NURSING EXPERIENCE OF HAJJ-MEDICAL WORKERS OF INDONESIA IN HANDLING EMERGENCY STATE OF KENDARI-HAJJ PILGRIMS. The Malaysian Journal of Nursing (MJN), 11(1), 38-44.