Only pharmacists, physicians and NPs, who are caring for the person requesting MAiD, have a role in prescribing, compounding, dispensing, administering or documenting the medications for MAiD.
Nurses do not prescribe, dispense, compound, prepare or administer any medications associated with MAiD.
It is the nurse's responsibility to understand and comply with relevant legislation. Nurses aiding a physician or NP in the provision of MAiD:
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