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Yakima Regional Medical & Cardiac Center

Yakima, Yakima County
Owned by: Community Health Systems via its subsidiary CHS Washington Holdings LLC

Yakima Regional Medical & Cardiac Center does not participate in the Washington Death with Dignity Act.

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.

Yakima Regional Medical & Cardiac Center'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. No
4. Allows doctors to participate in Death with Dignity in clinics and other facilities it owns or operates. No
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. No

Patients choosing Death with Dignity will be assisted in transferring to another facility of the patient's choice.

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