FAMILY CASE STUDY

FAMILY NAME:

Gardon

ADDRESS: Blk 4. room

7,Phase 5 Brgy. Dela Paz I. DEMOGRAPHIC DATA HOUSEHOLD NUMBER: BARANGAY HOUSEHOLD NUMBER:

II. FAMILY DATA Length of residency: 13 years Place of origin: Bicol (Luzon) Family size: 6 members Religion: Husband: Roman Catholic Wife: Roman Catholic

FAMILY MEMBER’S CHART
Family Members 1.A.G.. 2.R.G. 3.L.G. 4.R.G. 5.A.G. 6.Jay jay Age 40 18 15 12 9 2 Sex Femal e Male female Male female male Civil Status Married Single Single Single Single Single Position in the family Wife Son Daughter Son Daughter son child Relationship to family head Mother Child Child Child Child Educational attainment High school Graduate High school Graduate Presently studying (Grade 4 student) Presently studying (Elementary) Presently studying (H.S.) Occupation House wife “Studying” Student Student Student

food. A was 8 months pregnant. Family structure. The community is full of children maybe 6 to 8 years of age. 4. it is “de-buhos” and in front of the public is full of stagnant water. health and others. Socio-economic and cultural characteristics Regarding with their socio-economic aspect. and Mrs. B. that is inadequate space for five of them and it is not well ventilated because their home has only one window for the air to come in. The one who makes decision with their money is their mother. originated from Bicol but tagalog is the primary dialect spoken of the family since they live in Brgy. . They are a nuclear type of family that has five members and all are Roman Catholic. A. They cook food with charcoal. Their house is situated near olalia road and the schools are 4 meters from the house.2009. INITIAL DATA BASE A. Mandaluyong Blk 4. As I assess the pregnant mother. They have 3 children studying one in high school and two in elementary near them. room 7. Dela Paz. characteristics and dynamics The Gardon family resides at 111. Education. Mrs. In terms of relationship of them with their community They don’t attend on community meeting or assemblies because they say that they have no time for that. Even though there have misunderstanding on financial matters they make an effort on resolving disputes. They make use of plastics or sacks for their trash. The place where they live is very crowded. 2. The oldest is studying college. The water they drink is tap water. G. were the one who decides for their family because the father was just visiting them. C. Mrs. G. And the head of the family was the only one who’s working for the family as a shoe cleaner but they was only sustented. Dela Paz . Utilities (rent for their house which is 700 pesos). Their toilet is a community toilet. Mr.Phase 5 Brgy.III. They have 3 children studying one in high school and two in elementary near them. the family salary as a shoe cleaner approximately 1000 monthly. Garden Medium Rice Dela Paz St. The oldest is studying college.AOG(8 months and 21 days) and expected to deliver on September 29. The sum of their income will be divided for their expenses such as 1.G. 3. Home and Environment Under environmental factors. The head of the family Mrs. their house is a room which measures 4 square meters. I saw that the place is not well organized and the family has no cabinets for food storage. (40 years old) were not able to pursue in high school. They are roman catholic.

Health status of each family member As for the Past illness of the family include tonsillitis. They primarily eat rice. vegetables. The family has many unnecessary types of equipment within their house. Family spends time of leisure together and children is fond of playing at the plaza and sidewalks. There kitchen and sala are one who serves also as gate for visitors. D. The clinic where the mother is attending monthly check ups is situated at Katipunan. E. Inadequate members.m. They find it hard to find a good sleep because of inadequate space. The drink alcoholic drinks occasionally and no family members smoke. 8 months and 21 days PROBLEMS Presence of breeding sites for mosquitoes. are sleeping from 8:00p. They find it hard to find a good sleep because of inadequate space. lunch and dinner. FIRST LEVEL OF ASSESSMENT CUES There are stagnant water near their house. just 1 jeep going there.m or 9:00p. fish. diarrhea. They have no garden and stray pets.and according to them it is collected by a track every wednesday. G spends time on cleaning. Family members live in a 2 by 2 house with no room. The room is not organized Pregnant mother whose age is 40 years old. living space for family Poor sanitation Possible complications of pregnancy and foreseeable crisis for child birth . cough and colds.m until 10:00 a. meat. and fruits. it occupies big space. The drainage is close and the water flows freely. The pregnant mother is not taking any screening and laboratory exams. As I assess the pregnant mother. cooking and washing clothes of her siblings. Values and Practices on health maintenance The children of Mrs. and with that set-up the space for the family members is limited. Mrs. The family has complete set of meals from breakfast.They have enough time of sleep and eat three times a day. Adequate amounts of air were able to pass through cause of scattered equipments. G. And sometimes their oldest daughter skips breakfast at the morning and goes to school without eating anything.

Inability to provide a home conducive to health maintenance due to: Inadequate knowledge of importance hygiene and sanitation Inadequate living space as a health threat Inability to provide home environment conducive to health maintenance due to: a.SECOND LEVEL OF ASSESSMENT CUES “Doon sa may lapit kasi namin marami ang naiipong tubig kasi doon yung banyo” PROBLEM Presence of breeding sites of mosquitos as a health threat.Inadequate family resources specifically : -financial resources -physical facilities “sorry maliit lang tong bahay kasi hindi pa ako nakaka pag ayos. The family don’t have enough materials to control the problem .Inadequate family resources specifically : -financial resources -physical facilities.67 the 3 problem Health threat -2 Foreseeable crisis-1 Modifiabilit Easily 1/2x2 1 y Modifiable. ex.2 Partially Modifiable.1 Not Modifiable0 JUSTIFICATION It is in need of immediate help to eliminate the threat of mosquitoes Problem is partially modifiable. Living space Inadequate living space as a health threat Inability to provide home environment conducive to health maintenance due to: a.” “medyo magulo yung kwarto haaa” “ buntis ako huling dalaw ko eh yung nung January 1” PRIORITIZATION OF HEALTH PROBLEMS Presence of breeding sites of vectors CRITERIA DESCRIPTIO COMPUTATIO ACTUA N N L SCORE Nature of Health deficit2/3x1 0.

1 Not Modifiable.2 Partially Modifiable. DURATION OF THE PROBLEM: there is no problem yet but it is in need of immediate attention CURRENT MANAGEMENT:memve rs of the family didn’t do anything to improve condition EXPOSURE TO ANY RISK: they are at risk of acquiring disease specially those children Family members doesn’t recognize it as a problem Salience Problem that need immediate attention-2 Problem no needing immediate attention-1 Not felt-0 0/2x1 0 Inadequate living space CRITERIA DESCRIPTION Nature of the problem Health deficit-3 Health threat -2 Foreseeable crisis-1 COMPUTATION 2/3x1 ACTUAL SCORE 0.67 MODERATE PROBLEM SEVERITY OF THE PROBLEM: It didn’t affect any members of the family . The problem is not modifiable because the family doesn’t know on what will be the diseases that Modifiability Easily 0/2x2 Modifiable.67 JUSTIFICATION There is a possibility to acquire diseases specially those children because of space.0 0 .Preventive potential high-3 moderate-2 low-1 2/3x1 0.

They lack resources in order to eliminate insufficient space. Occurrence of disease can be prevented if they are aware of importance of in sufficient space for family members.2 Low.1 3/3x1 1 will be acquired because of insufficient space.Preventive potential High. CURRENT MANAGEMENT: family has not performed solutions due to lack of financial resources EXPOSURE TO ANY HIGH RISK GROUP: all members are at high risk because of space Family does not Salience Problem that 0/2x1 0 . Different diseases especially the communicable and other viral can be transmitted because of insufficient space. DURATION: it already exist for a long period of time.3 Moderate.

The family is already immune to this Modifiability Easily 1/2x2 Modifiable. The problem is partially modifiable because if the nurse and the family will do the cleaning task then it will be accomplished. The family is prone for having many diseases and illness because the environment in where they live is unclean and not properly organize. They are not aware that poor sanitation can cause a lot of diseases but they are shy of disorganized home.3 Moderate.5 .need immediate attention-2 Problem needing immediate attention-1 Not felt-0 recognize the existence of the problem.2 Partially Modifiable.67 JUSTIFICATION The problem is a health threat.2 Low. no Poor sanitation CRITERIA DESCRIPTION Nature of the problem Health deficit-3 Health threat -2 Foreseeable crisis-1 COMPUTATION 2/3x1 ACTUAL SCORE 0.0 1 Preventive potential High.1 Not Modifiable.1 2/3x1 0.67 Salience Problem that need immediate 1/2 x1 0. There is plastic bags and cleaning materials available.

0 1 Preventive potential High.1 Not Modifiable.2 Partially Modifiable. The possibility of complications during pregnancy if remove as early as possible.5 .attention-2 Problem needing immediate attention-1 Not felt-0 no environment so it doesn’t need attention POSSIBLE PRE ECLAMPSIA CRITERIA DESCRIPTION COMPUTATION Nature of the problem Health deficit-3 Health threat -2 Foreseeable crisis-1 3/3X1 ACTUAL SCORE 1 JUSTIFICATION It recquires more attention because the mother is at risk for complication because of her age. The family knows that it is in need of immediate care that may affect her child birth. Modifiability Easily 1/2x2 Modifiable.1 3/3x1 1 Salience Problem that need immediate attention-2 Problem no needing immediate 1/2x1 0. It is partially modifiable because the resources are not available because the center is far from the house while the interventions are available because screening test and the nurse can make teachings about taking care of the pregnant mother.3 Moderate.2 Low.

attention-1 Not felt-0 .