Policy Number


Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) - Policy - NSHA CL-AP-010


The purpose of this Policy is to support and provide direction to those involved in Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) in Nova Scotia Health.

The Criminal Code of Canada, and related amendments to other Acts allow for legal provision of MAID in Canada. Nova Scotia Health is compliant with this legislation (hereafter referred to as the Act) and serves to provide MAID to eligible individuals in Nova Scotia.

Related Documents

Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) - Procedure - NSHA CL-AP-010.1