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This Evidence Check report presents findings from an evidence scan of the Australian and international literature on electronic meal ordering system reforms and their impacts on hospital and patient outcomes.

The report describes different types of electronic meal ordering systems and related food service reforms, and nutritional screening and risk assessment protocols implemented alongside these. It presents evidence of the impact of electronic meal ordering systems on patient outcomes and on staff, and discusses considerations for future evaluations of electronic meal ordering systems.