Domain 1. Health Promotion Class 2. Health Management
Ineffective family health management
Definition A pattern of regulating and integrating into family processes a program for the treatment of illness and its sequelae that is unsatisfactory for meeting specific health goals.
■ Acceleration of illness symptoms of a family member ■ Decrease in attention to illness ■ Difficulty with prescribed regimen
■ Failure to take action to reduce risk factor ■ Inappropriate family activities for meeting health goal
■ Complex treatment regimen ■ Complexity of healthcare system
■ Decisional conflict ■ Economically disadvantaged ■ Family conflict