Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)

The Canadian federal government passed Bill C-14 on June 17, 2016, enabling physicians and nurse practitioners to legally provide medical assistance in dying to patients who are eligible, and in 2017 Ontario's Bill 84 amended six relevant provincial laws.

The OCFP has compiled the following list of tools, resources and other information to provide support in managing patient requests for medical assistance in dying. 

Clinical Tools and Resources

Regulatory College Policies and Guidance

Continuing Professional Development

Ethical Issues

Additional Resources

Articles

Patient Resources

Provincial and Federal Legislation and Reports

Archives