Pharmacologic agents used in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease.

Data Element

Additional Information

Medication Instructions
Directions for administering or taking a medication. Examples include but are not limited to prescription directions for taking a medication, and package instructions for over-the-counter medications.


If it's good enough for US Core...

Considering MedicationRequest and most of its elements are Must Support in US Core, and the central aspect of prescription records in healthcare, I'm surprised that this isn't bread and butter part of USCDI

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