Sunnyside Community 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.
Sunnyside Community 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.|| No|
| 2. Ensures that patients who request assistance with Washington's Death with Dignity Act are referred to a supportive organization or provider.|| No|
| 3. Allows doctors to participate in Death with Dignity in its hospital.|| No|
The hospital's end-of-life policy, posted on the Department of Health website, does not indicate hospital position on Death with Dignity participation, but a 2009 news article reported that the hospital opted out.
| 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|