The Department of Ethics Services

The Ethics Services team helps to strengthen the role of ethical reflection within the Providence Health Care and Providence Living communities by offering the following services:

  • Clinical ethics consultation
  • Ethics-based policy review 
  • Ethics education and outreach
  • Ethics support for the wider health care community
  • Support in responding to inquires about medical assistance in dying 


We acknowledge with gratitude and humility that our team works on the unceded traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.