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Integrating Clinical and Community Data: A Framework to Link Patients and Share Data with Clinical, Community, and Public Health Partners

Integrating longitudinal data from community-based organizations with electronic health record information can improve ​data accessibility and use to understanding health. Lessons learned from the Childhood Obesity Data Initiative. The September study in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) reveals that many US children gained more weight than expected during the pandemic, which highlights the importance of addressing children’s health challenges.

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