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Pullman Regional Hospital

Pullman, Whitman County
Owned by: Whitman County Public Hospital District No. 1A

Pullman Regional Hospital participates in the Washington Death with Dignity Act, with some restrictions.

This hospital has not published a Death with Dignity policy.

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

Pullman Regional 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. Yes
3. Allows doctors to participate in Death with Dignity in its hospital. Yes, with restrictions

Pullman Regional Hospital will only allow physicians to provide Death with Dignity support to existing in-patients. They will not accept patients seeking to transfer from non-participating hospitals for the purpose of using the Death with Dignity Act.

4. Allows doctors to participate in Death with Dignity in clinics and other facilities it owns or operates. Unclear
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, with restrictions

Pullman Regional Hospital will only allow physicians to provide Death with Dignity support to existing in-patients. They will not accept patients seeking to transfer from non-participating hospitals for the purpose of using the Death with Dignity Act.

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