Rounding with scribes: employing scribes in a pediatric inpatient setting

J AHIMA. 2012 Jan;83(1):34-8; quiz 39.


Using scribes to document patient encounters for physicians offers both benefits and challenges. A pediatric hospital recounts its experience adding scribes to its inpatient rounding teams.

MeSH terms

  • Documentation / methods*
  • Education, Continuing
  • Episode of Care
  • Hospitals, Pediatric*
  • Humans
  • Medical Record Administrators*