Use of electronic clinical documentation: time spent and team interactions

@article{Hripcsak2011UseOE,
  title={Use of electronic clinical documentation: time spent and team interactions},
  author={George Hripcsak and David K. Vawdrey and Matthew R. Fred and Susan B. Bostwick},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={112-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To measure the time spent authoring and viewing documentation and to study patterns of usage in healthcare practice. DESIGN Audit logs for an electronic health record were used to calculate rates, and social network analysis was applied to ascertain usage patterns. Subjects comprised all care providers at an urban academic medical center who authored or viewed electronic documentation. MEASUREMENT Rate and time of authoring and viewing clinical documentation, and associations… CONTINUE READING