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Journal Article

Evaluation of interventions to improve inpatient hospital documentation within electronic health records: a systematic review.

Wiebe N, Varela LO, Niven DJ, et al. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA. 2019;26:1389-1400.

This systematic review found that while interventions designed to improve inpatient documentation within electronic health records (EHRs) are highly varied, education and EHR reporting systems seem to be more effective in improving electronic documentation for hospitalized patients than other efforts.