Garfield County Memorial Hospital & Clinics does not participate in the Washington Death with Dignity Act.
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.
Garfield County Memorial Hospital & Clinics'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.|| Unclear|
The policy is unclear as to whether health care providers may discuss Death with Dignity with patients.
| 2. Ensures that patients who request assistance with Washington's Death with Dignity Act are referred to a supportive organization or provider.|| No|
Making direct referrals to a participating provider is optional, not required.
| 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 transferred to another facility of the patient's choice.