Help with using this site - adding, editing and submitting
If you are just viewing content on the site you do not need to login or register.
If you have already submitted a nursing home to the system, you should have a login created for you that you can get a password for if you go here.
Enter the email you added to the submission for the contact email address for the submission.
A password will be sent to your email address.
Registration is only needed for people who want to add a nursing homes on the website and you have not created a user or been given a user before.
Go here if you wish to register for the site. Here is a simple video on how to register.
If you have a username and password for the site go to the login page.
All information added is reviewed first before being allowed to publish on to the site.
For further help on each section above, see below.
Register on to MyHomefromHome.ie
Select Register above the main menu on the right hand side (to the right of Login). Here is the link as well.
On the registration form there is 5 fields to fill in to complete your registration.
Before you finish you can have the site send you an email with your password by ticking the box. By default, the website will not send you this email, so spend a second thinking if this will be useful for yourself in the future.
Select Register to complete the registration.
At all times Step 4 and 5 are reset to default and will need to be entered again for security reasons.
If there are no problems though, you will continue to a page saying welcome, so click the login button and you will be logged in. You will be brought to your personal folder on the iste where you can add or edit your nursing homes.
At all times we respect your privacy and will not share your data with any third parties or make it public on the site.
To Login on to the website, Select Login above the main menu on the right hand side (to the left of Registration). Here is the link as well.
There are two fields to fill in the Login form.
Both Fields are case sensitive, so keep that in mind as you enter the respective information into both fields.
Click 'Login' to continue, and you will enter your own folder. If this did not happen, continue reading.
If you have forgotten your password, scroll down the page to the respected link.
If you need to register on to the site, there is a link further down the page to bring you to the correct form.
There are also some simple explanations for the login not working near the bottom of the page if you continue to have problems.
Click Log out above the main menu on the right hand side (to the right of My Folder).
If you close down your browser, by default it logs you out. But this can be affected by your browser settings, so always log out if you are outside your regular working area just to be safe.
Adding New Nursing Home.
To add your own Nursing Home, enter My Folder.
Click Add New..., and select Nursing Home near the bottom of the list
This brings up the form for placing your Nursing Home on to the site. This is broken up into 14 sections to keep the 84 options in order. The sections listed are:
There are 23 fields within these sections that are the minimum required to publish the Nursing Home. Each of these fields has a '(Required)'(Check out the above picture)next to them. These are:
Without these fields filled in, you will not be able to Save the new Nursing Home or changes made.
To find these fields quickly, do a search (CTRL+F) and type 'required' to find them.
When the changes have been approved for publishment, the status will change to Published (In Green) and will be accessible through the public area.
Editing Nursing Home
To edit your Nursing Home, it varies slightly if the Nursing home status is Pending Review, or is been published already.
On the other hand, if the Nursing Home is published, the Edit Tab is not hidden and can be clicked upon
The Edit Tab is next to View Tab. Click Edit and the Nursing Home form comes up. Make the changes you want and Click Save at the bottom of the page when you have finished. Change the status back Pending Review and it will be Reviewed ASAP.