Before anyone can receive MAiD, they must be assessed by two independent physicians or nurse practitioners to see if they are eligible. This ensures a person is aware of all care options available to them and has the information required to make an informed decision.
MAiD is only available to those who meet
all the following criteria:
An independent witness can be any person who is at least 18 years old and who understands the nature of the request. You can be an independent witness if you:
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