Medical Aid in Dying and ALS: How the Option Can Ease End-of-Life Suffering

Aired May 11, 2021

ALS is the second leading diagnosis among individuals who request and use medical aid in dying. This webinar will explore how patients with ALS and other neurologic disorders who may have limited capacity due to muscle weakness are able to access medical aid in dying. Topics include how written and oral consent are obtained, the definition of “self administration,” and how family members may participate.

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VICTORY: Colorado Gov. Jared Polis signed the improved End-of-Life Options Act.