Set Return Later (Mobile)

Manage the timing for rooms that will need to be returned to at a later time due to any type of room skip from the room boards.

User Type & Roles

To perform this action in ALICE, the user must have at least Employee User Type access.

The user must also have the following settings within “Roles” enabled”

  • Access to “Rooms” tab.

  • Access to “Rooms” and “My Board” or “All Rooms” in Room Assignment Mobile Tab.


Things to Consider

  • When the time has been set to return to a room, the time will display on both web and mobile room board/list views. 

  • To edit a “Return Later” time, change the room status to dirty, then back to the “Return Later” status and choose a new time.


  1. Tap a room on the rooms list to display room details. Or Select a skip status from the rooms list

  2. Select a “skip” workflow status. This could be DND, Return Later, or any other status set up as a skip. 

  3. Enter the time that the RA should return to the room by tapping one of the preset timeframes or by selecting custom to set a custom time. 

  4. Tap “Confirm” to save.