Journal Article

Patient whiteboards as a communication tool in the hospital setting: A survey of practices and recommendations.

Sehgal NL; Green A; Vidyarthi AR; Blegen MA; Wachter RM.

This study discovered that while nurses and physicians use patient whiteboards differently, they all value its potential for improving teamwork, communication, and patient care. The authors provide a series of recommendations for those adopting whiteboards and advocate for their use as a patient-centered tool.