Nursing Diagnosis – Code 00162 Readiness for enhanced health management (2002, 2010, 2013; LOE 2.1)

Domain 1. Health Promotion Class 2. Health Management

Readiness for enhanced health management

Definition A pattern of regulating and integrating into daily living a therapeutic regimen for the treatment of illness and its sequelae, which can be strengthened.

Defining Characteristics

■ Expresses desire to enhance choices of daily living for meeting goals ■ Expresses desire to enhance management of illness ■ Expresses desire to enhance management of prescribed regimens
■ Expresses desire to enhance management of risk factors ■ Expresses desire to enhance management of symptoms ■ Expresses desire to enhance immunization/vaccination status