You can learn to draw and use Atlas CareMaps by following this series of videos.
The 30-minute “Learn the Basics” section teaches you how to draw Atlas CareMaps by hand, and how to learn from Atlas CareMaps. The 30-minute “Learn Atlas CareMap Web App” section teaches you how to take advantage of the extra capabilities of the digital tool. Finally, there’s a 3-minute video on “Sharing Atlas CareMaps”.
Anyone can draw Atlas CareMaps, but those who don’t think of themselves as “caregivers” can find the question “Who do you care for?” confusing. If you think of yourself as a “patient”, or a “care recipient”, or just a “person” (a spouse, a child, a parent, a friend …), you’ll find it helps to read this blog post: Anyone Can Draw Atlas CareMaps.
We strongly encourage you to first “Learn the Basics.” After you’re comfortable with the concept, then you can “Learn Atlas CareMap Web App.”