Medical Aid in Dying
End Of Life Options New Mexico provides information and support for all End-Of-Life options, including Medical Aid In Dying (MAID).
New Mexicans have accurate information and caring support to choose their end-of-life options in a system that honors those choices.
The collective values that bring us to
end-of-life work compel us to demonstrate: Compassion for others’ experiences; being Inclusive of our state’s diverse population; while showing Respect for each individuals end-of-life choices; supporting them in a Non-judgmental manner; with steadfast Integrity.
Proud to be #11!
There are now eleven (11) jurisdictions in the U.S. that have authorized the use of medical aid in dying, including: Oregon, Washington, Montana, Vermont, California, Colorado, Washington D.C., Hawai’i, New Jersey, Maine, and now, New Mexico.
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If you missed our November 17, 2021 lunchtime clinical training, you can now view the recorded 1-hour session on YouTube.
Presentation on medical aid in dying made to the Interim Health and Human Services Committee An expert panel made up
Were you unable to attend our one hour clinical training offered on October 20, 2021? Now you can view the
If you missed our one hour clinical training offered on September 22, 2021, you are in luck! Now you can
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Introduction to End of Life Options
It is never too early to learn about the full range of end-of-life options that are available as we age and/or become seriously ill or injured.
The Elizabeth Whitefield End-of-Life Options Act
New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed the Elizabeth Whitefield End-of-Life Options Act into law which makes medical aid in dying available to the terminally ill.