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As of November 1, 2018, the Regulations for the Monitoring of Medical Assistance in Dying (the Regulations) require physicians, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists to provide information related to requests for, and the provision of, medical assistance in dying (MAID).

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 17, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  medical assistance in dying, the Regulations for the Monitoring of Medical Assistance in Dying, the Regulations
Federal

As of November 1, 2018, the Regulations for the Monitoring of Medical Assistance in Dying (the Regulations) require physicians, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists to provide information related to requests for, and the provision of, medical assistance in dying (MAID). This guidance information is intended to support physicians, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists in fulfilling their responsibilities under the Regulations.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 17, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  medical assistance in dying, the Regulations for the Monitoring of Medical Assistance in Dying, the Regulations
Federal

This page builds on questions from provinces, territories and practitioners involved in medical assistance in dying. It explains how healthcare providers can consistently apply Canada's medical assistance in dying (MAID) framework to assessments and delivery of MAID. This information will be updated periodically.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 17, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Medical assistance in dying, MAID, implementing the framework, delivery of MAID
Federal

Canada's federal legislation on medical assistance in dying was enacted on June 17, 2016. Since then, governments have been working together to support the integration and implementation of medical assistance in dying within the Canadian health care system.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: May 23, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  medical assistance in dying, third interim report, integration/implementation MAID, Canadian health-care system
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Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) - Your reporting responsibilities as a physician or nurse practitioner.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 17, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Medical Assistance in Dying, MAID, practitioners’ reporting responsibilities, MAID infographic
Federal

The federal legislation sets out several requirements for the federal government in order to implement a monitoring and reporting system for medical assistance in dying in Canada.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: May 24, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  medical assistance in dying, monitoring system, reporting system
Federal

On June 17, 2016, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in dying), which permits the lawful provision of medical assistance in dying to eligible Canadians, received Royal Assent. Since then, the federal government has been working closely with provinces and territories to support its implementation.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: May 18, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Interim update, medical assistance in-dying, act to amend the Criminal-Code, amendments to other Acts
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Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights
Briefing Binder for the Minister of Health
Study of Bill C-7, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (medical assistance in dying)
November 3, 2020

Last Updated: Mar. 15, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 10, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords:  Parliamentary Committee appearance, Legislation, Medical Assistance in Dying
Federal

Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Briefing Binder for the Minister of Health
Study of Bill C-7, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (medical assistance in dying)
November 25, 2020

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 24, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: PDF
Keywords:  Parliamentary Committee appearance, Legislation, Medical Assistance in Dying, MAID
Federal

On March 17, 2021, Parliament passed revised legislation that makes important changes to who may be eligible to obtain medical assistance in dying and the process of assessment. These changes take effect immediately.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Medical assistance in dying, MAID, Parliament passed revised-legislation, eligible to obtain MAID
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