Irene Thomas is the only non-denominational hospice within Fraser Health that doesn’t allow assisted dying.
The decision by a Ladner hospice to ban medical assistance in dying in its facility is at odds with Fraser Health policy.
On Monday, the newly appointed hospice society president, Angelina Ireland, told staff and volunteers at its Irene Thomas Hospice that the board had repealed a recent decision by the old board to allow MAiD at the facility. . . [Full text]