For Physicians

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.

Video Resources

An Introduction to Medical Aid in Dying as Clinical Practice

The Medical Aid in Dying Process and Liability Protections

State Specific Laws and Procedures


The Colorado 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

Colorado Request for Medical Aid-in-Dying Medication

Colorado Attending/Prescribing Physician Report Form

Colorado Medication Dispensing Form

Sample Health System Policies

Colorado End of Life Options Act Sample Hospice Policy Procedures

Colorado End of Life Options Act Sample Healthcare Facility Policy

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