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Mason General Hospital

Shelton, Mason County
Owned by: Public Hospital District No. 1

Mason General Hospital participates in the Washington Death with Dignity Act, with some restrictions.

View Hospital's Death with Dignity Policy

If you want more information about the Death with Dignity Act, contact your physician and End of Life Washington.

Mason General Hospital's Policies on Death with Dignity

1. Allows doctors and other health care providers to talk with patients about treatment options under the Washington Death with Dignity Act. Yes
2. Ensures that patients who request assistance with Washington's Death with Dignity Act are referred to a supportive organization or provider. Unclear

The policy does not address referrals.

3. Allows doctors to participate in Death with Dignity in its hospital. Yes
4. Allows doctors to participate in Death with Dignity in clinics and other facilities it owns or operates. Yes
5. Allows its pharmacy to fill prescriptions for Death with Dignity medication. No
6. Allows patients to ingest Death with Dignity medication during their hospital stay. Yes

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