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.

Video Resources

An Introduction to Medical Aid in Dying as Clinical Practice

The Medical Aid in Dying Process and Liability Protections

For Doctors

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

Physician Reporting Form

Consulting Physician Reporting Form

Patient Request for Medication Form

Compassion & Choices’ Instructions for Completing These Forms

Physician Guide

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