Journal Article
Study

An evaluation of a collaborative, safety focused, nurse–pharmacist intervention for improving the accuracy of the medication history.

Henneman EA; Tessier EG; Nathanson BH; Plotkin K.

Medication reconciliation efforts depend on obtaining an accurate medication history at the time of the clinical encounter. In this study, use of a structured tool by student nurses improved the accuracy of the medication history at hospital admission and was associated with fewer inadvertent medication omissions.