Logging Health Events on Home App

Parent Health Events

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You can now create health events for you child on the Home app which can be viewed by educators on days the child is booked into care. To create events, parents navigate to the Health tab in the Home app, select an event type (sleep, nutrition, etc) and tap "+New" in the top right of the screen to start creating! The following event types are currently available:

  • Toileting: Make toilet training a breeze at home as well as in-care by recording nappy and toileting events. 
  • Nutrition: Ensure your child’s food and drink consumption is tracked and communicated to educators by creating nutrition events. 
  • Medication: Record and communicate the time medication was last given to your child by created medication events. 
  • Sleep: Track the length and quality of your child’s sleep by creating sleep events. 

24 Hour Health Timeline: You can now view health events on a 24-hour timeline. Give it a try by rotating your phone into landscape mode on the Health screen.

See the guides below for more information on adding Health Events:

Toileting Events

Logging toileting events for your child helps make Educators aware of your child’s toileting schedule. Any toileting activities you record will be made available to the Educator via the Playground App.

  1. Under Health Events, tap on the red toileting Icon

  2. Tap on + to add your own toileting event.

  3. Select the date and time of the toileting event.

  4. Add a note for additional information (optional).

  5. Select from the options of “Dry, West, Soiled, etc”

  6. Tap Save.

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Nutrition Events

Recording nutritional events, like when you have attempted to offer your child food, or when your child has eaten recently, helps Educators become more aware of your child’s eating habits.

Any nutrition events added will be made available to the Educator via the Playground App.

  1. Under Health Events, tap on the teal Nutrition card.

  2. Tap on + to record a new nutrition event for your child. You can add this nutrition even by specifying individual food items and drinks OR simply take a photo of the meal.

Enter the nutrition record by specifying individual food items and drinks

  1. Select the food / drink item in the menu, or type into the search box and tapping "Use..." if it doesn't appear in the list.

  2. Use the “+” or “-” to indicate serving size

  3. Select the serving type (servings / grams in the drop down menu

  4. Indicate whether this was offered to your child but not eaten

  5. Record additional notes (optional)

  6. Tap “Add”

  7. Repeat this until you are satisfied with all the food and drinks offered

  8. Tap “Next”.

  9. Select “Meal Type”

  10. Select the time of this event

  11. Tap “Save”

OR

Enter the nutrition record by specifying individual food items and drinks

  1. Tap on “Upload Photo”.

  2. Select “Photo” to take a photo of meal, or “Gallery” to select a photo of the meal from your gallery.

  3. Record a description of the meal

  4. Select the meal type

  5. Select the time

  6. Indicate whether this was was offered to your child but not eaten

  7. Record additional notes (optional)

  8. Tap “Save”

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Medication Events

Recording details of medications you have administered to your child can further help Educators become aware of they should administer the next dose appropriately.

Any medication records added will be made available to the Educator via the Playground App.

  1. Under Health Events, scroll down and tap on “Medical Records”.

  2. Tap on + to record a new medication record.

  3. Select from the list of medication types available.

  4. Record the dosage and measurement.

  5. Record the way the medication was administered by selecting “oral” or “inhalable”

  6. Record the date and time.

  7. Select the time you gave your child the medicine.

  8. Record the reason for administrating the medication.

  9. Tap Save.

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Sleep Events

Recording sleep events for your child helps make Educators aware of your child’s sleeping schedule. This may be quite handy information for Educators - especially if your child has had a rough night’s sleep.

Any sleep activities you record will be made available to the Educator via the Playground App.

  1. Under Health Events, tap on the purple sleep card.

  2. Tap on + to record your child’s sleep event.

  3. Select from the options “Slept well, Slept poorly”

  4. Select the time your child slept

  5. Select the time your child woke up.

  6. Add a note for additional information (optional).

  7. Tap Save.

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