10 states in the US have authorized Medical Aid in Dying legislation, and several more are have introduced it. On this episode of Leverage, Kim Callinan of Compassion + Choices and Dr. Chandana Banerjee of City of Hope talk with ASA’s Leanne Clark-Shirley about what Medical Aid in Dying means, how they see it as part of the continuum of care for people at end of life, and what providers and patients alike should know.
Hosted by: Leanne Clark Shirley, PhD, Vice President, Programs & Thought Leadership at ASA
Kim Callinan, President and CEO, Compassion & Choices
Dr. Chandana Banerjee, Department of Supportive Care Medicine, City of Hope
Event: City of Hope End of Life Symposium Understanding Medical Aid in DyingIn Your State End-of-Life Information Packets