In a pandemic where patients are making decisions isolated from their families and advocates, healthcare professionals are looking at advance care planning documentation with new urgency.
The two main streams of data relied upon by the healthcare system—administrative and clinical—have developed on separate trajectories, use different technical standards, and are not yet easily integrated. Two federal agencies have joined forces in releasing a report on how to reduce the burden of using health information technology.
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