Medical assistance in dying: resources for BC providers and assessors

Templates and checklist

MAiD assessment template (.docx file). Designed to support a comprehensive assessment, covering the legal and ethical requirements and the questions asked by the BC MAiD forms. Use at your own risk, but suggestions and corrections welcome

MAiD provision checklist (PDF). Helps you get the BC bureaucracy right. Use at your own risk, but suggestions and corrections welcome

Waiver of final consent: suggestions for additional terms

Reference

Criminal Code section 241.1 Sections 227(1) and 241(2) make MAiD, provided by a physician or nurse practitioner in accordance with section 241.1, a defence to the offences of homicide and assisting suicide respectively

BC MAiD forms

Canadian Association of MAiD Assessors and Providers. Worth the membership fee for the members’ forums and CPD events alone

Vancouver Coastal program, FAQ, resources | Island Health | Fraser Health | Interior Health | Northern Health

Bridge C-14 — support for patients and loved ones

CPSBC practice standard

CPSBC FAQ

Organ donation resources

RACE (Rapid Access to Consultative Expertise) has a MAiD specialist available for advice during business hours

Stefanie Green’s book This is Assisted Dying: a doctor’s story of empowering patients at the end of life. Essential reading for anyone involved in MAiD in Canada. Amazon

MAiD-relevant MSP billing codes