New Zealand publishes statistics on VAD

The NZ Department of Health publishes stats on the first seven months of the operation of the NZ assisted dying regime.

From November 2021 to June 30, 2022 146 people died using VAD. The stats include the numbers who were judged ineligible and the reasons for that assessment. Assisted Dying Service Data and Reporting

By Liz Jacka VAD MEDIA WATCH July 17-23