Navigating a request for medical assistance in dying in Newfoundland and Labrador

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Navigating a request for medical assistance in dying in Newfoundland and Labrador

To begin the process of requesting medical assistance in dying (MAID), it is recommended that you speak with your health care provider or provincial MAID team. Alternatively, you can contact Dying With Dignity Canada’s Support team at support@dyingwithdignity.ca or 1-844-395-3640. We can answer general questions about MAID or provide navigation support. 

The following information can help you navigate a request for medical assistance in dying in Newfoundland and Labrador. 

Newfoundland and Labrador forms for medical assistance in dying

Download the medical assistance in dying MAID Patient Request Record for Newfoundland and Labrador. 

Provincial Coordinator

Dr. Aaron McKim 

Email: aaron.mckim@gov.nl.ca 
Phone: 709-729-3103 (local) 

Note: These listed contacts are active Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Newfoundland time, excluding holidays. 

Email: maid@lghealth.ca
Phone: 709-897-2350 

Email: dennisrashleigh@westernhealth.nl.ca
Phone: 709-637-5000 ext. 5168 

Email: maid@centralhealth.nl.ca
Phone: 709-533-2374 or 709-292-2151 

Email: maid@easternhealth.ca
Phone: 709-777-2250
Toll free: 1-833-777-2250 

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