Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

Axxess Home Health provides embedded resources so agencies can stay up-to-date on the latest COVID-19 information and how it impacts agency operations. Guidance throughout the software helps agencies stay compliant and gives clinicians direct access to the information they need.

COVID-19 Resource Center

In the top right corner of Axxess Home Health, users can hover over the Help menu to navigate directly to Axxess’ COVID-19 Resource Center. The COVID-19 Resource Center is constantly updated with the latest information on COVID-19 and the industry’s response to the pandemic.

Guidance in the Patient Profile

Links are integrated throughout the patient chart, providing guidance on diagnosis coding and emergency preparedness planning from the CDC.

The first link has been added in the Clinical/Diagnosis tab of the patient profile above the patient diagnoses list.

Click this link to navigate directly to the CDC’s guidance for diagnosis coding around COVID-19. Guidance will open in a new browser tab, so you do not lose your place in the patient profile.

Patients tab ➜ Patient Charts ➜ Edit ➜ Clinical/Diagnosis tab ➜ Patient Diagnosis section

The next link appears in the Emergency Preparedness tab of the patient profile.

Click this link to navigate to the CDC’s COVID-19 Resource Page, which is kept up-to-date 24/7 by the CDC. This is a great resource to use when developing patient-specific emergency preparedness plans based on assessed needs.

Patients tab ➜ Patient Charts ➜ Edit ➜ Emergency Preparedness tab ➜ Additional Emergency Preparedness Information section

Guidance in Clinical Documentation

Resource links also appear throughout clinical documentation to provide teaching and guidance as clinicians document assessments.

OASIS/Non-OASIS Assessments:

In OASIS and non-OASIS assessments, a link to the CDC’s guidance for diagnosis coding around COVID-19 appears in the Patient History & Diagnoses tab above the patient diagnoses list.

OASIS/non-OASIS assessment ➜ Patient History & Diagnoses tab ➜ Diagnoses Symptom Control section

On the Summary of Care tab, a COVID-19 Teaching Resource link appears under Visit Interventions.

OASIS/non-OASIS assessment ➜ Summary of Care tab ➜ Visit Interventions section

Skilled Nurse Visit Notes:

In the Skilled Nurse Visit and Skilled Nurse PRN Visit, these links appear in the Infection Control section:

COVID-19: What You Need to Know

Symptoms of COVID-19

A COVID-19 Teaching Resource link appears under Interventions.

Skilled Nurse Visit/SN PRN Visit ➜ Interventions section

Updated on 3/17/2020