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 [ ] The post Will an ER Doctor Find Your Client’s Advance Directive? appeared first on American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys.
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