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.