International Journal of Healthcare and Medical Sciences

Online ISSN: 2414-2999
Print ISSN: 2415-5233

Quarterly Published (4 Issues Per Year)


Volume 5 Number 6 June 2019

Improving Health Services Affecting Coping Mechanism of the Family of Skizofrenia Patients

Authors: Sugeng Mashudi ; Ah. Yusuf ; Rika Subarniati Triyoga
Pages: 26-29
Aim: This study aims to determine the effect of health services on coping mechanisms of families with schizophrenia. Methode: The sample consisted of 260 family carers of individuals with schizophrenia in Ponorogo, East Java, Indonesia. Caregivers of families completed filling in the service factor questionnaire and coping mechanism questionnaire. Results: Community Value for Service Factor 0.662 and Family Coping 0.670 which means valid and strong. Community Value for Service Factor 0.853 and Family Coping 0.800 means Reliability. T-Statistics value of 0.205, which means there is an influence between service factors on family coping. Conclusiaon: Research on improving health services for coping mechanisms in family members of individuals with schizophrenia will help design interventions to improve coping mechanisms.