For healthcare providers

“The whole culture of death and dying in Canada is changing with MAiD…..”

“My experience is that MAiD work is intimate and sacred………”


Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) can bring up unique experiences and challenges for healthcare providers. It is helpful to have some understanding of the processes to determine eligibility for MAiD in order to help patients and families navigate their way. You may be wondering how palliative care and MAiD can work together or you may be considering becoming a MAiD practitioner yourself. If you do not agree with MAiD, you may be wondering about your professional obligations. While this article and accompanying videos are specific to you as a healthcare provider, we recommend you also explore the other articles and videos in this series.

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