Posted by ImproveCareNow on July 15, 2012
Marsolo, K (2012). Large-scale evaluation of automated clinical note. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 20(1), pg. 84-94.
A cross-sectional study that included 3503 stratified, randomly selected clinical notes (over 22 note types) from five million documents produced at one of the largest US pediatric hospitals. Sensitivity, precision, F value of two automated de-identification systems for removing all 18 HIPAA-defined protected health information elements were computed.