Action Items and Notifications
Action Items and Notifications are folders on the OFW messages that contain notifications about activity within your family on OFW. These messages can be particularly useful when you are looking for additions made by your co-parent or other family members. They also provide an additional record of account history for future reference.
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Co-parents will receive an Action Item alert when a request that needs their attention has been entered, updated, or responded to by the other parent. The activity for which co-parents receive an Action Item include but are not limited to:
- Expense reimbursement requests
- OFWpay™ account activity
- Check/Other or OFWpay™ payment activity
- Receipt file requests
- Trade/Swap™ requests and responses
- Access requests from practitioners
Action Items messages will typically contain a link to the entry or activity in question.
Notifications contain updates about entries that do not require direct action from the co-parent. Notifications include but are not limited to changes made to the following:
Action Item and Notification History
Unlike messages sent between you and your co-parent, third-parties, children, and professionals, Action Items, and Notifications are not chronicled in the All Messages folder. Any Action Item or Notification is always saved within their respective folder for any future reference.