No. Not in the vast majority of cases, at any rate. This is the troubling conclusion in 2 recent studies. Both were in Emergency Departments, both using electronic health records (EHR). One study looked solely at patients over 65 — probably a sizeable portion of your clients. It found that: Most patients who said they’d completed an advance directive or other advance care planning (ACP) document had no advance directive available in the emergency department. In fact: Only 13% … [Read more...] about Will an ER Doctor Find Your Client’s Advance Directive?