For New Mexico Providers

For Clinicians

The Compassion & Choices Doc2Doc line offers free, confidential telephone consultation with one of our seasoned medical directors, each with years of experience in end-of-life medical care including medical aid in dying. Call us anytime at 800.247.7421 or by email for information.

Compassion & Choices and End of Life Options New Mexico: How to Respond to a Request for Medical Aid in Dying (CME Webinar, Recorded Sept. 22, 2021)

Compassion & Choices and End of Life Options New Mexico: The Role of Hospice in Medical Aid in Dying (CME Webinar, Recorded Oct. 20, 2021)

Resources

The New Mexico Access Campaign seeks to provide technical assistance to healthcare providers so they can more fully support their patients.

Resources are currently being produced and will be added here as they become available. Check back often.

Clinical Criteria for Physician Aid in Dying and supplementary clinical information: Current best practices as published by the Journal of Palliative Medicine in December 2015.

State Forms

New Mexico Request for Medication to End My Life in a Peaceful Manner Form

Sample Health System Policies

New Mexico Elizabeth Whitefield End-of-Life Options Act Sample Hospice Policy Procedures

New Mexico Elizabeth Whitefield End-of-Life Options Act Sample Healthcare Facility Policy

Medical Aid in Dying: Best Practices for Developing Patient-Centered Policies
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