Working with Advance Directives Information

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To enter, update, or delete advance directives information, complete the following steps from the AWARDS Home screen:

    1. Click the Program drop-down arrow in the upper right-hand corner of the page and select the program associated with the client to be worked with.
    2. Click Charts in the left-hand menu, and then click Hospital.  The Hospital fly-out menu is displayed.
    3. Click Advance Directives.  The  Advance Directives Client Selection page is displayed.

    1. Click the Client drop-down arrow and select the consumer for whom the advance directives information is to be entered or worked with.

  TIP: If the information to be worked with is for a former (discharged) client, first click Roster Archives beneath the client selection list.

    1. Click CONTINUE.  The Advance Directives page is displayed.

    1. Enter or update the information in the text boxes on this page as necessary.  Available text boxes are:

  Symptoms that may be precursors of a crisis

  Self help measures

  What others can do to help

  Hospital of choice

  Funeral home of choice

  Burial wishes

    1. When all data has been entered/updated as needed, click UPDATE ADVANCE DIRECTIVES.  The advance directives information is saved and displayed on a read-only confirmation page.

  TIP: To make additional changes to the advance directives at this time, click Return to Data Entry to return to the Advance Directives page.

The process of entering/updating advance directives information is now complete.